Mar 19, 2018  
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BCom Honors Finance [Business]


The BCom Honors in Finance program follows the same general program of studies as the BCom with a Major in Finance. Additional required courses are the FIN Honors Essay course and one 600-level FIN course, MATH 115 , MATH 125 , and STAT 265 . Various streams such as Accounting, Economics or Math are possible. Please contact the Department for suggested streams.

Sequence of Courses

Year Three

Year Four

  • ★3 in FIN at the 600-level (See Note 6)
  • FIN 480 - Honours Essay in Finance
  • ★15 chosen from Finance Honors required courses (See Notes 4 and 5)
  • ★9 in free electives (See Note 1)


  1. See Policy on Elective Courses .
  2. Generally, MATH 115  should be taken prior to entry to the Honors program.
  3. Recommended to be taken in Fall Term.
  4. Finance Honors courses include all 400-level FIN courses, and other courses designated by the Department consistent with the Finance stream chosen by the student. Consult the Department for appropriate courses.
  5. ECON courses used to satisfy the requirements of this major may not also be used to satisfy the requirements for coursework outside the Faculty of Business.
  6. An Individual Research Project (FIN 495 ) can be substituted for the 600-level FIN course.