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Pilon School of Business

Honours Bachelor of Business Administration (Finance)

Build a strong finance foundation designed for today's business world.

Courses

In order to graduate, students must complete 120 credits with a minimum GPA requirement, of which:

  • 81 credits are required courses.
  • 15 credits are business electives at the advanced level.
  • 24 credits are breadth electives.
  • A one-semester internship work term or an optional four-semester co-op work term program.

Most courses are three credits and students will typically take 15 credits per semester. Students will be able to select their choice of courses each semester subject to completion of pre- and co-requisites, and the course availability.

Required courses 

1000 Level Courses

CODE TITLE CREDITS
BUSM10100D Becoming a Master Learner*  0
BUSM10200D Undergrad Competency Development 3
MATH10000D Business Calculus and Algebra
3
COMM10000D Business Communications 3
BUSM10000D
Business Fundamentals
3
BUSM10001D
Business Processes
3
ACCG12001D Introductory Financial Accounting
3
ECON10001D Macroeconomics 3
ECON10000D Microeconomics 3
HRMT14000D Organizational Behaviour
3
ENGL17889GD Composition and Rhetoric
3
MKTG11000D Marketing Fundamentals
3
4 Breadth Electives

2000 Level Courses

CODE TITLE CREDITS
BUSM20000D Applied Research in Business 3
INFO20000D Business Information Systems 3
LAWS20000D Business Law 3
MATH20000D Business Statistics 3
FINA23000D Finance Fundamentals 3
ACCG22001D Introductory Managerial Accounting 3
MGMT25000D Supply Chain and Operations Management 3
2 Breadth Electives

3000 Level Courses

CODE TITLE CREDITS
BUSM30000D Entrepreneurship or BUSM30002D Global Business Environment 3
BUSM30001D Ethics, Sustainability and Corporate Social Responsibility 3
FINA33000D Financing and the Capital Markets 3
FINA33001D Fundamental Security Analysis 3
FINA33005D Technical Analysis 3
1 Breadth Elective

4000 Level Courses

CODE TITLE CREDITS
MGMT40000D Strategic Management 3
BUSM40000D Integrated Industry Project or a BUSM4001D Research Thesis 3
FINA43002D Derivatives 3
FINA43004D Security Analysis – Equity 3
FINA43005D Security Analysis – Fixed Income 3
FINA43006D Investment Theory 3
FINA43007D Portfolio Management 3
BUSM40300D BBA Portfolio**  0
 

Business Elective Courses

Complete 3 of the following Business Elective Courses***

CODE TITLE CREDITS
FINA33004D Essentials in Wealth Management 3
FINA33002D International Finance 3
FINA33003D Introduction to Business Valuation 3
FINA43000D Contemporary Issues in Financial Management 3
FINA43001D Financial Performance Management 3
FINA43003D New Venture Finance 3
ECON39000D International Economics and Trade 3
MGMT39001D Managing and Communicating Across Cultures 3
MGMT39000D Project Management 3
BUSM49000D Contemporary Issues in Business 3
BUSM49001D Creativity and Innovation in Business 3
BUSM49003D Social Entrepreneurship 3

Or select from advanced level courses in any of the following disciplines***

  • The BBA Supply Chain Management
  • The BBA Accounting
  • The BBA Marketing Management
  • The BBA Human Resources Management

*Must be taken in first semester
**Must be taken in final semester
***Students need to complete these elective courses at the 3000 and 4000 level, with at least 3 credits at the 4000 level

Note: Courses subject to change.


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