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Faculty of Business and Information Technology

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Your academic advising office will be sending an email to first-year newly admitted students with additional information.

What is a general elective?

An elective that is not a business course and may include any course:

  • For which a student has the required prerequisites.
  • That students are not precluded from taking by program restriction.
  • That fits the student’s schedule.

Find your program

  • Commerce

    The courses listed below are required for your first year of study in the Commerce program:

    Semester 1

    15 credit hours

    BUSI 1010U

    Critical Thinking and Ethics

    BUSI 1520U

    Business Computer Applications

    BUSI 1600U

    Management of the Enterprise

    BUSI 1915U

    Business Math I

    BUSI 1020U

    Business Communications

    Semester 2

    15 credit hours

    ECON 1020U

    Microeconomics

    BUSI 1916U

    Business Math II

    BUSI 1130U

    Introduction to Financial Accounting

    ECON 2020U

    Macroeconomics

    *General elective

     

  • Commerce Bridge

    Commerce Bridge students should contact their academic advisor at fbitadvising@uoit.ca to confirm the required bridging courses.

  • Networking and Information Technology Security

    The following courses are required as part of your Networking and Information Technology Security course completion:

    Semester 1

    15 credit hours

    BUSI 1020U

    Business Communications

    BUSI 1600U

    Management of the Enterprise

    INFR 1010U

    Discrete Math

    INFR 1100U

    Introduction to Programming

    INFR 1411U

    Intro to Networking

    Semester 2

    15 credit hours

    BUSI 2210U

    Marketing in the Information Technology Sector

    INFR 1016U

    Intro to Calculus

    INFR 1421U

    Introduction to Networking II

    INFR 2140U

    Object Oriented Programming

    INFR 2810U

    Computer Architecture

  • Game Development and Entrepreneurship

    The following courses are required as part of your Game Development and Entrepreneurship course completion:

    Semester 1

    15 credit hours

    INFR 1020U

    Essential Math for Games I

    INFR 1100U

    Introduction to Programming

    INFR 1300U

    Creative Writing & Narrative

    INFR 1315U

    Concept & Graphic Design

    INFR 1330U

    Introduction to Game Design

    INFR 1395U

    Game Development Workshop 1 (0 credit hours)

    Semester 2

    15 credit hours

    INFR 1030U

    Essential Math for Games II

    INFR 2140U

    Object Oriented Programming

    INFR 1335U

    Digital Game Design

    BUSI 1700U

    Intro to Entrepreneurship

    INFR 1396U

    Game Development Workshop II (0 credit hours)

    General elective