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Computer Security - Arts

Note: As a result of the restructuring at the University, this program will be moved to the Faculty of Science and Engineering (pending Senate approval) as of the Fall/Winter 2009-2010 Session. Grandparenting provisions have been developed for students currently in this program in the Faculty of Arts. Details are available on the York University Current Students Web site (

Specialized Honours BA Program

Students must complete the following:

Note: AK/AS/SC/MATH 1190 3.00 must be taken if the student has not passed 12U Geometry and Discrete Math.

Note: Students must choose to take either AK/AS/SC/CSE 1020 3.00 and AK/AS/SC/CSE 1030 3.00 or AK/ITEC 1620 3.00 and AK/ITEC 1630 3.00 and AK/ITEC 2620 3.00; either combination of courses meets prerequisites for 2000-level computer science courses, with a grade of C+ in either AK/AS/SC/CSE 1030 3.00 or AK/ITEC 2620 3.00.

Note: AS/SOSC 2312 9.00 or AS/SOSC 2340 9.00 are recommended.

Note: Wherever specified AK/ITEC courses are used to satisfy degree requirements in this program they will also be used in the general prerequisite grade point average calculation.

Note: Faculty of Arts legislation requires that, in order to obtain an Honours BA (120 credits), students must take a total of at least 18 credits at the 4000 level, including at least 12 credits at the 4000 level in each Honours Major or Specialized Honours Major.