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Wilfrid Laurier University Honours Economics and Accounting Program Transfer Credit Policy


CGA Ontario Courses 

University Equivalent 

Financial Accounting Fundamentals (FA1) 

BU 227

Introduction to Financial Accounting

Micro and Macro Economics (EM1) 

EC 120

Introduction to Microeconomics and EC 140
Introduction to Macroeconomics

Business Law (LW1) 

BU 231

Business Law 

Financial Accounting: Assets (FA2) 

BU 387 

Intermediate Accounting 1 

Business Quantitative Analysis (QU1) 

BU 255
BU 205

BU 275

EC 285

one of
Managerial Statistics or EC 255
Introduction to Applied Statistics
Business Decision Models or EC 275

Introductory Statistics and EC 295 Introductory Econometrics

Management Accounting Fundamentals (MA1) 

BU 247 

Managerial Accounting 

Business Communication (CM1) 

Two half-credit courses required. Any two of the following: business communications, effective writing or an English course such as EN 204.  
Have completed a four year bachelor's degree from this institution.

Financial Accounting: Liabilities and Equities (FA3) 

BU 397 

Intermediate Accounting 2 

Corporate Finance Fundamentals (FN1) 

BU 383
BU 393

Financial Management 1 and
Financial Management 2

Managing Information Systems (MS1) 

BU 486 

Accounting Information Systems


Advanced Management Accounting (MA2) 

BU 467 

Advanced Management Accounting

Personal and Corporate Taxation (TX1) 

BU 357
BU 466 

Taxation and
Advanced Taxation

External Auditing (AU1) 

BU 477


Financial Accounting: Consolidations and Advanced Issues (FA4) 

BU 487 

Advanced Accounting 


*Advanced Corporate Finance (FN2) 

BU 463 

Advanced Corporate Finance

*Advanced External Auditing (AU2)

BU 447

Advanced Auditing

*Advanced Personal and Corporate Taxation (TX2) 

BU 466 

Advanced Taxation 


A grade of “C+” is required in each of the equivalent courses in order to obtain a transfer credit.
*Challenge Examination 

For more information, please contact Anne Ellis in the undergraduate business programs office by phone at (519) 884-0710 ext. 2572

Transfer credit policies are subject to change without notice.   

Updated as of December 2013.