Suggested W, Q and B Courses for Actuarial Science Students

WQB Graduation Requirements (As of Dec, 2006)

Requirement Credit Hour Notes Suggested Courses for Actuarial Science Students
W-Writing 6

Students must complete their first W course within their first 60 credit hours of a degree program.

Must include at least one upper division course, normally within the student's dicipline.

Any one of Engl 111-W, 112-W, 113-W, 114-W, 115-W; Phil 100-W, 120-W. Prior to Fall 2016 Engl 101-W, 102-W, 103-W, 104-W, 105-W; Phil 100-W, 120-W.

Stat 300-W or an UD W Course in BUS, ECON, or MATH with permission of the program co-ordinator Dr. Cary Tsai
Q-Quantitative 6 Q courses may be upper or lower division Met with core courses.
B-Breadth 18 Designated Breadth 6 credit hours Social Sciences: B-Soc Econ 103, 105
6 credit hours Humanities: B-Hum Any one of Engl 111-W, 112-W, 113-W, 114-W, 115-W; Phil 100-W, 120-W. Prior to Fall 2016 Engl 101-W, 102-W, 103-W, 104-W, 105-W; Phil 100-W, 120-W.
6 credit hours Sciences: B-Sci Cmpt 120, 126
6 Additional Breadth 6 credit hours outside the student's major program(may or may not be B-designated courses, and will likely help fulfill individual degree program requirement Any of the required courses, lower division or upper division, in BUS, Math, Stat, ...
Total WQB 36  

 

In case of discrepancy, the WQB requirements in the SFU Calendar will apply.