Honours Major/Minor BA

For purposes of meeting program requirements, all nine-credit general education (foundation) courses will count as six credits towards the major or minor.

All approved general education courses may count for general education credits; some may count for major credits; none may count as both.

Students prior to entering ITEC are required to have completed one 4U mathematics course or the equivalent with in the last five years.

General prerequisites for all 3000 level or above courses: students must have successfully completed all 1000 and 2000 level required courses in information technology, mathematics and writing required for their program option before taking courses in information technology at the 3000 or 4000 level.

Students must obtain a minimum grade of C in either AP/ITEC 2610 3.00 or AP/ITEC 3010 3.00 in order to graduate.

Program note: students combining a Honours ITEC major with a second major or minor are not required to complete a stream.

The Honours program BA described above may be pursued jointly with approved Honours Minor degree programs in the Faculties of Environmental Studies, Health, Liberal Arts and Professional Studies, or Science, the School of the Arts, Media, Performance and Design, or the Lassonde School of Engineering, except computer science. For further details on requirements, refer to the listings for specific Honours programs that may be pursued jointly with other Faculties. Students wishing to combine a major in ITEC with a minor in another discipline or field of study must follow the requirements below.

Note: in a major/minor program, a course may count only once toward major credit or minor credit.

Major information technology: 45 credits including:

(i) 30 credits consisting of the following:

(ii) 15 credits chosen from other ITEC courses.

Note: at least 12 credits in the major must be completed at the 4000 level.

Upper-level credits: at least 36 credits at the 3000 or 4000 level, including at least 18 credits at the 4000 level.

Required non-ITEC credits: SC/MATH 1190 3.00 (Introduction to Sets and Logic); SC/MATH 2565 3.00 (Introduction to Applied Statistics);(Effective Fall 2019) AP/WRIT 2201 3.00,(Prior to  Fall 2019 -  AP/WRIT 3988 3.00 or AP/WRIT 3989 3.00).