The program in Politics, Philosophy and Economics is designed to prepare students for a wide range of professional career paths.

  • The PPEC-P-BAH Plan consists of 42.0 Core and Option units in one Sub-Plan plus 21.0 units in each of the other two disciplines.
     
  • Below are the requirements for the ECPP Economics Sub-Plan.  
     
  • Students completing the program will be ready to enter graduate studies in their area of specialization or pursue careers that call for strong analytical and communication skills, including law, public service, international development, policy design and analysis.


The Plan, with sufficient electives to total 120.0 units, will lead to a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Degree.

The Arts and Sciences Calendar is the official statement of requirements.  The information provided below is for convenience only.

A. ECONOMICS (ECPP) Sub-Plan (84.0 UNITS)

CORE (33 units)

ITEM UNITS in/from COURSES
a 6.0  from ECON 110/6.0
OR 
[ ECON 111/3.0 AND ECON 112/3.0 ]
b 3.0  in PPEC 200/3.0
c 12.0 in ECON 212/3.0
AND 
ECON 222/3.0
AND
ECON 250/3.0
AND
 ECON 255/3.0
d 3.0  in ECON 310/3.0
OR
ECON 320/3.0
OR
ECON 351/3.0
e 3.0 in PPEC 400/3.0
f 6.0 from MATH 120/6.0 
OR 
MATH 121/6.0 
OR 
[ MATH 123/3.0 AND MATH 124/3.0 ]
OR
MATH 126/6.0

Option (9.0 units)

ITEM UNITS in/from COURSES
a 3.0 from ECON_Options
ECON 223/3.0;
ECON 231/3.0; ECON 232/3.0;
ECON 239/3.0; ECON 240/3.0;
ECON 241/3.0;
ECON 243/3.0; ECON 244/3.0;
ECON 261/3.0; ECON 262/3.0;
ECON 280/3.0;
ECON 290/3.0
 
b 6.0  from ECON at the 300 level or above

Philosophy (21 units)

ITEM UNITS in/from COURSES
a 6.0 from PHIL at the 100 level
b 6.0  from

PHIL_Options
   PHIL 201/3.0;    PHIL 247/3.0;    PHIL 261/3.0;    PHIL 263/3.0;
   PHIL 276/3.0;    PHIL 293/3.0;    PHIL 296/3.0;    PHIL 301/3.0;
   PHIL 303/3.0;    PHIL 310/3.0;    PHIL 318/3.0;    PHIL 343/3.0;
   PHIL 347/3.0;    PHIL 376/3.0
OR
   PHIL 250/6.0
OR
   PHIL 257/6.0

c 9.0 from PHIL at the 200 level or above

Politics (21 untis)

ITEM UNITS in/from COURSES
a 12.0 in POLS 110/6.0 
AND
POLS 250/6.0
b 6.0  from

POLS_Options
   POLS 262/3.0;    POLS 264/3.0;    POLS 280/3.0;
   POLS 318/3.0;    POLS 319/3.0;    POLS 351/3.0;
   POLS 353/3.0;    POLS 354/3.0;
   POLS 383/3.0;    POLS 388/3.0

c 3.0 from POLS at the 200 level or above

NOTES

  • ECON courses at the 200 level or above may require MATH 126/6.0 or MATH 120/6.0 or MATH 121/6.0 or (MATH 123/3.0 and MATH 124/3.0).
     
  • POLS courses at the 300 level require (12 units in POLS at the 200 level or above) and (a GPA of 2.0 on all units in POLS), or permission of the Department.
     
  • PHIL 318/3.0 is recommended from the list of PHIL option courses.