Faculty of Engineering

Software Engineering

Software Engineering

After completing Western Engineering’s Common First Year, you can enrol in the Software Engineering program with an opportunity to complete an Embedded Systems or Health Informatics Option in fourth year.

Embedded Systems

This option focuses on embedded systems, which are computer systems with a dedicated function within a larger mechanical or electrical system, often with real-time computing constraints.
View courses for the Embedded Systems Option.

Health Informatics

Health Informatics is the emerging field of collecting, storing, retrieving and presenting health related information. This option provides training on issues related to handling such information as well as issues on security, privacy and integrity.
View courses for the Health Informatics Option.

Dual Degrees

You can also complete a dual degree with Business (Ivey HBA), Law, and more than 50 major modules in faculties such as: Science, Music, Social Science or Arts & Humanities.


Visit the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering website for more information