Honours BSc in Physics - Photonics Option (120 credits)

Academic year 2016-2017

  Fall Winter
1st year (30 credits)

 

  • GNG11061or ITI11201(Fall or Winter)
  • MAT1320
  • MAT1341 (Fall or Winter)
  • PHY1121 (or PHY1331 if 4U Physics not completed)
  • 3 elective course credits offered by the Faculty of Arts, Faculty of Education, Faculty of Law, Faculty of Social Sciences or the Telfer School of Management

 

 

  • MAT1322
  • PHY1122 (or PHY1322 if 4U Physics not completed)
  • 6 elective course credits2
  • 3 elective course credits offered by the Faculty of Arts, Faculty of Education, Faculty of Law, Faculty of Social Sciences or the Telfer School of Management
2nd year (30 credits)
  • MAT2122 or MAT2322
  • PHY2311
  • PHY2333
  • 3 elective course credits2
  • 3 elective course credits offered by the Faculty of Arts, Faculty of Education, Faculty of Law, Faculty of Social Sciences or the Telfer School of Management

 

3rd year (30 credits)

 

PHY3310, PHY4311PHY4320 and PHY4375 are offered in alternate years in English. Take Group A in 3rd year and Group B in 4th year, or vice versa, ensure they are taken when offered.

Group A

Group A

4th year (30 credits)
  • PHY4006 (Fall and winter) or PHY4906 (Fall or Winter) and 3 optional course credits at the 2000, 3000 or 4000 level from the Faculty of Science or the Faculty of Engineering
  • PHY4370
  • PHY4382
  • 3 elective course credits2
  • ELG4178 
  • PHY4006 (Fall and winter) or PHY4906 (Fall or Winter) and 3 optional course credits at the 2000, 3000 or 4000 level from the Faculty of Science or the Faculty of Engineering
  • 3 elective course credits2
  • 3 elective course credits offered by the Faculty of Arts, Faculty of Education, Faculty of Law, Faculty of Social Sciences or the Telfer School of Management
PHY3310, PHY4311PHY4320 and PHY4375 are offered in alternate years in English. Take Group A in 3rd year and Group B in 4th year, or vice versa, ensure they are taken when offered.

Group B

Group B

Notes

ITI1120 is a prerequisite for most further courses in computer science (CIS). GNG1106 is recommended for students not taking further computer science courses (CSI).
Of the 24 elective course credits, some breadth in other sciences is recommended and the following courses are recommended in particular: CHM1311, (MAT2141 or MAT2342), (MAT2371 or MAT2377)

Co-operative education is available with this program.
The extended French stream is available with this program.

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