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Mathematics and Statistics

Mathematics Honours

This section specifies the Mathematics Honours discipline requirements only. For information of additional requirements, please refer to the Mathematics major section, as well as either the Bachelor of Science or the Bachelor of Arts, as appropriate.

Entrance requirements

A minimum CGPA of 3.33.

How to apply

Once students have 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 students must:

  1. Complete the requirements for the Mathematics major.
  2. Complete the following courses:
  3. Course Title Credits
    MATH 225 Topics in Discrete Mathematics 3
    MATH 255/ ENGR 255 Ordinary Differential Equations 3
    MATH 370/ STAT 370 Probability and Stochastic Processes 3
    MATH 438 Advanced Linear Algebra 3
    or MATH 439 Group Theory
    MATH 440 Fourier Analysis 3
    or MATH 444 Metric Spaces
    MATH 499 Honours Module 1
  4. Earn a minimum grade of B in MATH 499 offered in conjunction with one of MATH 370/STAT 370, MATH 438, MATH 439, MATH 440, or MATH 444.
  5. Have a minimum GPA of 3.00 on all upper-level MATH and STATS courses attempted.

Course listings

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

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