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Mathematics and Statistics

Mathematics Honours
(for Bachelor of Science degree students)

This section specifies the Mathematics Honours discipline requirements only. Please refer to the Bachelor of Science and Mathematics major sections for information on additional requirements.

Entrance requirements

A minimum CGPA of 3.33.

How to apply

Once a student has the entrance requirements, they are eligible to apply for entry into the Mathematics Honours
program. In order to submit an application, students will need to provide the following:

  • Mathematics Honours program application form (available from the department assistant).
  • A copy of their transcripts (these do not need to be official transcripts).

Students should submit their application materials to the Mathematics and Statistics department assistant. The
department head will then approve the three year plan.

Program Requirements

To earn a Mathematics Honours a student must:

1. Complete the requirements for the BSc Mathematics Major.

2. Complete the following courses:

Course Title Credits
MATH 225 Topics in Discrete Mathematics 3
MATH 255 Ordinary Differential Equations 3
MATH 370/
STAT 370
Probability and Stochastic Processes 3
MATH 438 Advanced Linear Algebra 3
 or MATH 439 Modern Algebra  
MATH 440 Fourier Analysis 3
 or MATH 444 Metric Spaces  

3. Earn at least a B in MATH 499 (Honours Module) offered in conjunction with one of MATH 370/STAT 370, MATH 438, MATH 439, MATH 440, or MATH 444.

4. Have a GPA of at least 3.0 on all upper-level MATH and STATS courses attempted.

Course listings

For complete details on courses see the MATH or STAT course descriptions section.