2014-2015 Undergraduate Calendar

Admissions Criteria  
Fall 2015 Entry Go to top of document
Ontario secondary school students must present a minimum of six 4U or 4M courses and have completed the OSSD to be considered for admission. Prerequisite courses are used in the calculation of admission averages. *For programs that require EITHER Advanced Functions (MHF4U) or Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U) with a specified minimum average requirement: Brock University will use the better of the two mathematics grades to calculate an admission average (in cases where an applicant expects to complete more than six 4U or 4M credits).  
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Faculty of Applied Health Sciences Go to top of document
BHL Honours Child Health BA Required 4U Subjects: English (ENG4U), Biology (SBI4U) Strongly recommended subject: one 3U math BPI Concurrent Bachelor of Physical Education Honours/Bachelor of Education, Intermediate-Senior Required 4U Subjects: English (ENG4U), Biology (SBI4U), one 4U math Strongly recommended subject: Exercise Science (PSE4U) BPJ Concurrent Bachelor of Physical Education Honours/Bachelor of Education, Junior-Intermediate Required 4U Subjects: English (ENG4U), Biology (SBI4U), one 4U math Strongly recommended subject: Exercise Science (PSE4U) BAH Community Health BA Required 4U Subjects: English (ENG4U), one of Biology (SBI4U) or Chemistry (SCH4U) Strongly recommended subjects: 12M Science (SNC4M) or Exercise Science (PSE4U) or one 3U math BSH Honours Medical Sciences BSc Required 4U Subjects: English (ENG4U), Biology (SBI4U), Chemistry (SCH4U) (min. 70%), one 4U math (MDM4U preferred) Strongly recommended subject: Exercise Science (PSE4U) BPK Honours Kinesiology BKin Required 4U Subjects: English (ENG4U), Biology (SBI4U), one 4U math Strongly recommended subject: Exercise Science (PSE4U) BSK Honours Kinesiology BSc Required 4U Subjects: English (ENG4U), Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min.70%) or Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min. 70%), Biology (SBI4U) Strongly recommended subjects: Physics (SPH4U), Exercise Science (PSE4U), Chemistry (SCH4U) BSN Honours Nursing BScN Required 4U Subjects: English (ENG4U) (min.75%), Biology (SBI4U) (min.75%), Chemistry (SCH4U) (min.75%) Strongly recommended subject: One 4U math Honours Nursing BScN Collaborative Program with Loyalist College Required 4U Subjects: English (ENG4U) (min.75%), Biology (SBI4U) (min.75%), Chemistry (SCH4U) (min.75%) Strongly recommended subject: One 4U math (Application is made via the Ontario College's Application Service [OCAS]) BP Honours Physical Education BPhEd Required 4U Subjects: English (ENG4U), Biology (SBI4U), one 4U math Strongly recommended subject: Exercise Science (PSE4U) BPU Honours Public Health BA, Honours Public Health Co-op Required 4U Subjects: English (ENG4U), one of Biology (SBI4U) or Chemistry (SCH4U) Strongly recommended subjects: 12M Science (SNC4M) or Exercise Science (PSE4U), one 3U math BW Honours Recreation and Leisure Studies BRLS Required 4U Subject: English (ENG4U) BSM Honours Sport Management BSM Required 4U Subject: English (ENG4U*) (*Note: beginning Fall 2016, in addition to the ENGU, one 4U mathematics will be required for entry)  
Goodman School of Business Go to top of document
BK Honours Accounting BAcc, Honours Accounting BAcc Co-op Required 4U Subjects: English (ENG4U), two 4U maths BN Honours Business Administration BBA, Honours Business Administration BBA Co-op Required 4U Subjects: English (ENG4U), two 4U maths BND Honours Business Administration/BSc Management - International Dual Degree BBA Required 4U Subjects: English (ENG4U), two 4 U maths (Note: collaborative with The European Business School in Germany)  
Faculty of Education Go to top of document
INTERMEDIATE-SENIOR TEACHING DIVISION (GRADES 7-12) BII Concurrent Bachelor of Science Honours/Bachelor of Education, Intermediate-Senior Students admitted directly from secondary school. Majors in Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Physical Geography, Mathematics and Physics (see below for details). BII Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Physics Majors only: Required 4U Subjects: English (ENG4U), Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min.70%) or Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min.70%), Chemistry (SCH4U) (min. 70%), one from Biology (SBI4U), Physics (SPH4U), Earth and Space Science (SES4U), a second 4U math Strongly recommended subjects: Chemistry major - a second 4U math; Physics major - Physics (SPH4U) For teaching at the Intermediate/Senior level (grades 7-12). BII Mathematics majors only: Required 4U Subjects: English (ENG4U), Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min.70%), and Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min.70%) For teaching at the Intermediate/Senior level (grades 7-12). BII Physical Geography majors only: Required 4U Subjects: English (ENG4U), Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min.70%) or Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min.70%), one from Biology (SBI4U), Physics (SPH4U), Chemistry (SCH4U), or Earth and Space Science (SES4U) Strongly recommended subject: Chemistry (SCH4U) (min. 70%) For teaching at the Intermediate/Senior level (grades 7-12). BAI Concurrent Bachelor of Arts Honours/ Bachelor of Education, Intermediate-Senior Required 4U Subjects: English (ENG4U), one 4U math Students admitted directly from secondary school. Majors in Dramatic Arts, English, French Studies, Geography, History and Visual Arts (see below for details). BAI French Studies majors only: Required 4U Subjects: English (ENG4U), one 4U math, and one of FSF4U, FEF4U or FIF4U For teaching at the Intermediate/Senior level (grades 7-12). BAI Dramatic Arts majors only: Required 4U Subjects: English (ENG4U), one 4U math Attendance at DART Invitational mandatory (see brocku.ca/dramatic_arts/). For teaching at the Intermediate/Senior level (grades 7-12). BPI Bachelor of Physical Education Honours/Bachelor of Education Intermediate-Senior Required 4U Subjects: English (ENG4U), Biology (SBI4U), one 4U math Strongly recommended subject: Exercise Science (PSE4U) Students admitted directly from secondary school. For teaching at the Intermediate/Senior level (grades 7-12). JUNIOR-INTERMEDIATE TEACHING DIVISION (GRADES 4-10) BIJ Concurrent Bachelor of Science Integrated Studies Honours/Bachelor of Education, Junior-Intermediate Required 4U Subjects: English (ENG4U), Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min.70%) or Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min.70%) Students admitted directly from secondary school. Teachable subjects include Physical Geography, Mathematics and General Science. Applicants should consider additional prerequisite requirements for entry to first-year courses in intended teachable subjects. For teaching at the Junior/Intermediate level (grades 4-10). BAJ Concurrent Bachelor of Arts Integrated Studies Honours/Bachelor of Education, Junior-Intermediate Required 4U Subjects: English (ENG4U), one 4U math Students admitted directly from secondary school. Teachable subjects include Dramatic Arts, English, French, Geography, History, Mathematics, Music-Vocal, Science-General, Visual Arts. For teaching at the Junior/Intermediate level (grades 4-10). BPJ Concurrent Bachelor of Physical Education Honours/Bachelor of Education, Junior-Intermediate Required 4U Subjects: English (ENG4U), Biology (SBI4U), one 4U math Strongly recommended subject: Exercise Science (PSE4U) Students admitted directly from secondary school. For teaching at the Junior-Intermediate level (grades 4-10). BDP Concurrent Bachelor of Arts Child and Youth Studies (Honors)/Bachelor of Education, Primary/Junior Required 4U Subjects: English (ENG4U), one 4U math (Mathematics of Data Management - MDM4U preferred) Students admitted directly from secondary school. For teaching at the Primary-Junior level (grades K-6).  
Faculty of Humanities Go to top of document
BL Honours Canadian Studies* BA Required 4U Subject: English (ENG4U) Strongly recommended subjects: One from 4U history, 4U philosophy, 4U classical studies, or 4U international language (*Must be completed as a combined major with a second discipline) BQ Honours Classics BA Required 4U Subjects: English (ENG4U) Strongly recommended subjects: One from 4U history, 4U philosophy, 4U classical studies, or 4U international language BAI Concurrent Bachelor of Arts Honours/ Bachelor of Education, Intermediate-Senior Required 4U Subjects: English (ENG4U), one 4U math BAI French majors only: Required 4U Subjects: English (ENG4U), one 4U math, and one of FSF4U, FEF4U or FIF4U BAI Dramatic Arts majors only: Required 4U subject: English (ENG4U), one 4U math Attendance at DART Invitational mandatory (see brocku.ca/dramatic_arts/ for details). BAI Visual Arts majors only: Required 4U subject: English (ENG4U), one 4U math Submission of a portfolio mandatory (see http://brocku.ca/humanities/departments-and-centres/visual-arts). BAJ Concurrent Bachelor of Arts Integrated Studies Honours/Bachelor of Education, Junior-Intermediate Required 4U Subjects: English (ENG4U), one 4U math BT Honours Dramatic Arts BA, Honours Dramatic Arts BA Co-op Required 4U Subject: English (ENG4U) Strongly recommended subject: ADA4M Attendance at DART Invitational mandatory (see brocku.ca/dramatic_arts/ for details). BEN Honours English Language and Literature BA Required 4U Subject: English (ENG4U) Strongly recommended subjects: One from 4U history, 4U philosophy, 4U classical studies, or 4U international language BHI Honours History BA, Honours History BA Co-op Required 4U Subject: English (ENG4U) Strongly recommended subjects: One from 4U history, 4U philosophy, 4U classical studies, or 4U international language BHU General Humanities BA Required 4U Subject: English (ENG4U) BIS Honours Interactive Arts and Science BA Required 4U Subject: English (ENG4U) Strongly recommended subjects: One from 4U history, 4U philosophy, 4U classical studies, or 4U international language BMR Honours Medieval and Renaissance Studies BA Required 4U Subject: English (ENG4U) Strongly recommended subjects: One from 4U history, 4U philosophy, 4U classical studies, or 4U international language (*Must be completed as a combined major with a second discipline) BLA Honours Modern Languages BA (French Studies, Italian Studies, Hispanic and Latin American Studies**) Required 4U Subject: English (ENG4U) Strongly recommended subjects: One from 4U history, 4U philosophy, 4U classical studies, or 4U international language (*Italian Studies (Honours) must be completed as a combined major with a second discipline) (**Hispanic and Latin American Studies (Honours) must be completed as a combined major with a second discipline) BM Honours Music BA Required 4U Subject: English (ENG4U) Strongly recommended subjects: One from 4U history, 4U philosophy, 4U classical studies, or 4U international language A theory placement test (RMC advanced Rudiments) and aural skills test must be passed. Audition required for Applied Music. BPH Honours Philosophy BA Required 4U Subject: English (ENG4U) Strongly recommended subjects: One from 4U history, 4U philosophy, 4U classical studies, or 4U international language BAC Honours Studies in Arts and Culture BA Required 4U Subject: English (ENG4U) Strongly recommended subjects: One from 4U history, 4U philosophy, 4U classical studies, or 4U international language BR Honours Visual Arts BA (History of Art & Visual Culture or Studio Art) Required 4U Subject: English (ENG4U) Strongly recommended subjects: One from 4U history, 4U philosophy, 4U classical studies, or 4U international language. Portfolio submission required for Studio Art majors.  
Faculty of Mathematics and Science Go to top of document
BCH Honours Biochemistry BSc, Honours Biochemistry BSc Co-op Required 4U Subjects: Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min.70%) or Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min.70%), Chemistry (SCH4U) (min.70%), two from Biology (SBI4U), Physics (SPH4U), Earth and Space Science (SES4U), a second 4U math or English (ENG4U) Strongly recommended subjects: English (ENG4U), a second 4U math BS Honours Biological Sciences BSc Required 4U Subjects: Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min.70%) or Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min.70%), Chemistry (SCH4U) (min.70%), two from Biology (SBI4U), Physics (SPH4U), Earth and Space Science (SES4U), a second 4U math or English (ENG4U) Strongly recommended subject: English (ENG4U) BIM Honours Biomedical Sciences BSc Required 4U Subjects: Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min.70%) or Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min.70%), Chemistry (SCH4U) (min.70%), two from Biology (SBI4U), Physics (SPH4U), Earth and Space Science (SES4U), a second 4U math or English (ENG4U) Strongly recommended subject: English (ENG4U) BBP Honours Biophysics BSc Required 4U Subjects: Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min.70% ) or Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min.70%), Chemistry (SCH4U) (min.70%), two from Biology (SBI4U), Physics (SPH4U), Earth and Space Science (SES4U), a second 4U math or English (ENG4U) Strongly recommended subjects: English (ENG4U), Physics (SPH4U) BIT Honours Biotechnology BSc, Honours Biotechnology BSc Co-op Required 4U Subjects: Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min.70%) or Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min.70%), Chemistry (SCH4U) (min.70%), two from Biology (SBI4U), Physics (SPH4U), Earth and Space Science (SES4U), a second 4U math or English (ENG4U) Strongly recommended subject: English (ENG4U) BJC Honours Chemistry BSc, Honours Chemistry BSc Co-op Required 4U Subjects: Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min.70%) or Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min.70%), Chemistry (SCH4U) (min.70%), two from Biology (SBI4U), Physics (SPH4U), Earth and Space Science (SES4U), a second 4U math or English (ENG4U) Strongly recommended subjects: English (ENG4U), a second 4U math BX Honours Earth Sciences BSc, Honours Earth Sciences BSc Co-op Required 4U Subjects: Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min.70%) or Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min.70%), Chemistry (SCH4U) (min.70%), two from Biology (SBI4U), Physics (SPH4U), Earth and Space Science (SES4U), a second 4U math or English (ENG4U) Strongly recommended subject: English (ENG4U) BEG Honours Environmental Geoscience BSc, Honours Environmental Geoscience BSc Co-op Required 4U Subjects: Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min.70%) or Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min.70%), Chemistry (SCH4U) (min.70%), two from Biology (SBI4U), Physics (SPH4U), Earth and Space Science (SES4U), a second 4U math or English (ENG4U) Strongly recommended subject: English (ENG4U) BIN Honours Neuroscience BSc, Honours Neuroscience BSc Co-op Required 4U Subjects) Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min.70%) or Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min.70%), Chemistry (SCH4U) (min.70%), two from Biology (SBI4U), Physics (SPH4U), Earth and Space Science (SES4U), a second 4U math or English (ENG4U) Strongly recommended subject: English (ENG4U) BOV Honours Oenology and Viticulture BSc (Co-op only) Required 4U Subjects: Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min.70%) or Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min.70%), Chemistry (SCH4U) (min.70%), two from Biology (SBI4U), Physics (SPH4U), Earth and Space Science (SES4U), a second 4U math or English (ENG4U) Strongly recommended subjects: English (ENG4U) BJP Honours Physics BSc, Honours Physics BSc Co-op Required 4U Subjects: Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min.70%) or Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min.70%), Chemistry (SCH4U) (min.70%), two from Biology (SBI4U), Physics (SPH4U), Earth and Space Science (SES4U), a second 4U math or English (ENG4U) Strongly recommended subjects: English (ENG4U), Physics (SPH4U) BG Honours Computer Science BSc, Honours Computer Science BSc Co-op Required 4U Subjects: English (ENG4U), Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min.70%) or Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min.70%) Strongly recommended subject: Computer and Information Sciences (ICS4M) BHG Computer Science and Mathematics BSc (Co-op only) Required 4U Subjects: English (ENG4U), Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min.75%), Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min.75%) Strongly recommended subject: Computer and Information Sciences (ICS4M) BCB Honours Computing and Business BCB, Honours Computing and Business BCB Co-op Required 4U Subjects: English (ENG4U), Advanced Functions (MHF4U), a second 4U math (min. 75% between two math) Strongly recommended subject: Computer and Information Sciences (ICS4M) BGN Honours Computing and Network Communications BSc (Co-op only) Required 4U Subjects: English (ENG4U), Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min.70%) or Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min. 70%) Strongly recommended subject: Computer and Information Sciences (ICS4M) BSC Honours Computing and Solid State Device Technology BSc, Honours Computing and Solid State Device Technology BSc Co-op Required 4U Subjects: English (ENG4U), Physics (SPH4U), Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min.70%) or Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min. 70%) BII Concurrent Bachelor of Science Honours/Bachelor of Education, Intermediate-Senior Students admitted directly from secondary school. Majors in Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Physical Geography, Mathematics and Physics. BII Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Physics Majors only: Required 4U Subjects: English (ENG4U), Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min.70%) or Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min.70%), Chemistry (SCH4U) (min. 70%), one from Biology (SBI4U), Physics (SPH4U), Earth and Space Science (SES4U), a second 4U math Strongly recommended subjects: Chemistry major - a second 4U math; Physics major - Physics (SPH4U) For teaching at the Intermediate/Senior level (grades 7-12). BII Mathematics majors only: Required 4U Subjects: English (ENG4U), Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min.70%), and Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min.70%) For teaching at the Intermediate/Senior level (grades 7-12). BII Physical Geography majors only: Required 4U Subjects: English (ENG4U), Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min.70%) or Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min.70%), one from Biology (SBI4U), Physics (SPH4U), Chemistry (SCH4U), or Earth and Space Science (SES4U) Strongly recommended subject: Chemistry (SCH4U) For teaching at the Intermediate/Senior level (grades 7-12). BIJ Concurrent Bachelor of Science Integrated Studies Honours/Bachelor of Education, Junior-Intermediate Required 4U Subjects: English (ENG4U), Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min.70%) or Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min.70%) Applicants should consider additional prerequisite requirements for intended teachable subjects. BH Honours Mathematics & Statistics BSc; Honours Mathematics & Statistics BSc Co-op: Required 4U Subjects: Advanced Functions (MHF4U), Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U) (min. 75% in each math). Strongly recommended subject: English (ENG4U) BH Honours Mathematics & Statistics - Accelerated Mathematics Studies Stream (AMS) Required 4U Subjects: Advanced Functions (MHF4U), Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min. 90% in each math) Strongly recommended subject: English (ENG4U) Supplementary Pieces: Written Personal Statement, Mathematical Activities Portfolio Interview Entrance Examination *Applicants with a minimum 90%-94.9% in both 4U mathematics course will be granted an interview and allowed to write entrance examination only if the quality of the written personal statement and portfolio of mathematical activities is deemed sufficient. *Applicants with a minimum 95%+ on both 4U mathematics courses automatically qualify for the interview and entrance examination. BI Honours Bachelor of Science BSc Required 4U Subjects: Three from: SB14U (Biology), SC4U (Chemistry), SPH4U (Physics), MCV4U (Functions), MHF4U ( Calculus and Vectors), SES4U (Earth and Space Science), ICS4M (Computer Studies) Strongly recommended subject: English (ENG4U)  
Faculty of Social Sciences Go to top of document
BAL Honours or Pass Applied Linguistics BA Required 4U Subject: English (ENG4U) Strongly recommended subjects for majors in Hearing Sciences or Speech and Language Sciences: Two from Biology (SBI4U), Chemistry (SCH4U), Physics (SPH4U), Mathematics of Data Management (MDM4U) Strongly recommended subjects for majors in Applied Linguistics or TESL: One from 4U history, 4U philosophy, 4U classical studies, or 4U international language BE Honours Business Economics BBE, Honours Business Economics BBE Co-op Required 4U Subjects: English (ENG4U), Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min. 65%) or Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min. 65%) BAE Honours Applied Economic Analysis BA, Honours Applied Economic Analysis BA Co-op Required 4U Subjects: English (ENG4U), Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min. 65%) or Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min. 65%) BD Honours Child and Youth Studies BA Required 4U Subject: English (ENG4U) Strongly recommended subject: One 4U math (MDM4U preferred) BED Honours Early Childhood Education BECE Required for admission: Completion of a two-year Ontario (or equivalent) Early Childhood Education Diploma (ECE) with a grade of "A", and proof of registration with the Ontario College of Early Childhood Educators. BDP Concurrent Bachelor of Arts Child and Youth Studies Honours/Bachelor of Education, Primary-Junior Required 4U Subject(s): English (ENG4U), one 4U math (Mathematics of Data Management - MDM4U preferred) BDC Honours Distinct and Diverse Communities* Required 4U Subject: English (ENG4U) (*Completed partially at Brock University/partially at either Anishinabek Educational Institute or Sault College) BEC Honours Economics BA, Honours Economics BA Co-op Required 4U Subjects: English (ENG4U), Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min.65%) or Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min. 65%) BF Honours Film Studies BA Required 4U Subject: English (ENG4U) BGE Honours Human Geography BA, Honours Human Geography BA Co-op Required 4U Subject: English (ENG4U) BO Honours Physical Geography BSc, Honours Physical Geography BSc Co-op Required 4U Subjects: Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min.70%) or Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min. 70%), one from Biology (SBI4U), Physics (SPH4U), Chemistry (SCH4U), or Earth and Space Science (SES4U) Strongly recommended subject: English (ENG4U) BIP Honours International Political Economy BA Required 4U Subjects: English (ENG4U), Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min.65%) or Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min. 65%) BLB Honours Labour Studies BA, Labour Studies BA Co-op Required 4U Subject: English (ENG4U) BPO Honours Political Science BA, Political Science BA Co-op Required 4U Subject: English (ENG4U) BPC Honours Popular Culture BA Required 4U Subject: English (ENG4U) BPY Honours Psychology BA, Honours Psychology BA Co-op Required 4U Subject: English (ENG4U) Strongly recommended subject: One 4U math (MDM4U preferred) BSS Social Sciences BA Required 4U Subject: English (ENG4U) BSO Honours Sociology BA Required 4U Subject: English (ENG4U) BTV Honours Tourism and Environment BA, Tourism and Environment BA Co-op Required 4U Subject: English (ENG4U) (*Co-op offered as part of Tourism Management Stream) BUC Media and Communication Studies BA Required 4U Subject: English (ENG 4U) BUD Business Communication BA Required 4U Subject: English (ENG 4U) BWS Honours Women's and Gender Studies BA Required 4U Subject: English (ENG4U)  
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