Honours BSc in Physics (120 credits)

Academic year 2016-2017

FallWinter
1st year (30 credits)
  • MAT1322
  • PHY1122 (or PHY1322 if 4U Physics not completed)
  • 6 elective course credits 2 (Fall or Winter)
  • 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)
  • PHY2104
  • PHY2323
  • PHY2361
  • 3 elective course credits 2,3 (Fall or Winter)
  • 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)
  • PHY3320
  • PHY3355
  • PHY3904
  • 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
4th year (30 credits)

Notes

ITI1120 is a prerequisite for most further courses in computer science (CSI). GNG1106 is recommended for students not taking further computer science courses (CSI).
Of the 24 elective credits, some breadth in other sciences is recommended and the following course is recommended in particular:CHM1311 (see also note 3).
(MAT2141 or MAT2342) or (MAT2371 or MAT2377) is recommended.
May be taken in 3rd year if prerequisites satisfied.

Specialization programs are also offered in Physics with Biological Physics option, Photonics Option and in Physics-Mathematics; please consult the relevant tables for details.

For students registered in the Faculty of Science: If the components of your program of study require common compulsory courses, you will have to replace the credits as follows:
1) 1000-level courses must be replaced with electives;
2) 2000-level courses and above must be replaced with courses from either discipline at the same level or above.

Once you have decided on the replacement courses, please inform the Office of Undergraduate Programs of the Faculty of Science by email at infosci@uOttawa.ca so we may amend your Rabaska audit accordingly.
 
Please note that all programs in the Faculty of Science require a minimum of 12 course credits from the Faculty of Arts, Faculty of Education, Faculty of Law, Faculty of Social Sciences or the Telfer School of Management.

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

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