Economics

Students may major in economics as part of a bachelor of arts or bachelor of science program.

Bachelor of arts with a major in economics

Students pursuing a bachelor of arts with a major in economics will normally take the following courses in their first year:

FALL SEMESTERWINTER SEMESTER
English 1090critical reading and writing (CRW) course
Economics 1010Economics 1020
Mathematics 10901Mathematics 10001
minor program courseminor program course
language study (LS) courseLS course
  1. Selection of a mathematics course depends on your background and ability. You should refer to the math course criteria chart prior to selecting your first-semester course.
Bachelor of science with a major in economics

Students pursuing a bachelor of science with a major in economics will normally take the following courses in their first year:

FALL SEMESTERWINTER SEMESTER
Economics 1010Economics 1020
Mathematics 1000 (1090)1,2Mathematics 1001 (1000)1,2
English 1090critical reading and writing (CRW) course3
Computer Science 1000a second computer science course
electiveelective
  1. Selection of a mathematics course depends on your background and ability. You should refer to the math course criteria chart prior to selecting your first-semester course.
  2. If you are completing Mathematics 1090/1000, you will be required to complete Mathematics 1001 as well.
  3. You are required to complete six credit hours in CRW courses, including at least three credit hours in English courses. 

Contact information

For assistance with course selection, contact the Academic Advising Centre.

For additional program information, please visit the Department of Economics or contact Dr. Nikita Lyssenko.

Contact

Undergraduate Admissions and Programs

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000