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BSc (Hons) Physical Sciences

 Course Level
Bachelors / UG
Full Time

4 Years
 Start month

 Tuition fee

41920 CAD
41920 CAD

Application fee

International 90 CAD
National 90 CAD
Physical Sciences
Scores accepted
IELTS (min)6.5
TOEFL-IBT (min)100
TOEFL-PBT (min)600
SAT (avg)1200
ACT (avg)26

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About this course


The Major Program in Physical Sciences is intended for students desiring a general background in the physical sciences (with emphasis in the area of astronomy, physics and physical chemistry) but who do not intend to pursue graduate studies.
Parallel major Programs for students more interested in the mathematical sciences or in chemistry are offered in Mathematical Sciences, in Chemistry, and in Biochemistry.

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Eligibility Criteria


Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) Minimum Requirement iBT – total score of 100 + 22 on Writing PBT – total score of 600 + 5.0 on TWE Discretionary Range* iBT – total score 89-99 + 19-21 on Writing PBT – total score 573-597 + 4.5 on TWE
The minimum requirement is an overall band of 6.5, with no band below 6.0. Results are received electronically from IELTS. We do not accept paper results.

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Course Modules

First Year:

  • PHYA10H3 Introduction to Physics IA
  • PHYA21H3 Introduction to Physics IIA
  • CHMA10H3 Introductory Chemistry I: Structure and Bonding
  • CHMA11H3 Introductory Chemistry II: Reactions and Mechanisms
  • MATA30H3 Calculus I for Physical Sciences
  • MATA23H3 Linear Algebra I
  • [MATA36H3 Calculus II for Physical Sciences or MATA37H3 Calculus II for Mathematical Sciences]

Second or Third Year
Five of:

  • PHYB10H3 Intermediate Physics Laboratory I
  • PHYB21H3 Electricity and Magnetism
  • PHYB52H3 Thermal Physics
  • PHYB54H3 Mechanics: From Oscillations to Chaos
  • PHYB56H3 Introduction to Quantum Physics
  • MATB24H3 Linear Algebra II
  • MATB41H3 Techniques of the Calculus of Several Variables I
  • MATB42H3 Techniques of the Calculus of Several Variables II
  • MATB44H3 Differential Equations I
  • ASTB23H3 Astrophysics of Stars, Galaxies and the Universe
  • CHMB20H3 Chemical Thermodynamics and Elementary Kinetics
  • CHMB21H3 Chemical Structure and Spectroscopy
  • STAB22H3 Statistics I

Third or Fourth Year
Four of:

  • ASTC25H3 Astrophysics of Planetary Systems
  • MATC34H3 Complex Variables
  • MATC46H3 Differential Equations II
  • PHYC50H3 Electromagnetic Theory
  • PHYC56H3 Quantum Mechanics I
  • PHYC11H3 Intermediate Physics Laboratory II
  • PHYC54H3 Classical Mechanics
  • PHYD37H3 Introduction to Fluid Mechanics
  • PHYD38H3 Introduction to Nonlinear Systems and Chaos
  • PSCB57H3 Introduction to Scientific Computing
  • PSCD02H3 Current Questions in Mathematics and Science
  • PHYD26H3 Planetary Geophysics
  • PSCD50H3 Advanced Topics in Quantum Mechanics
  • [PHYD01H3 Research Project in Physics and Astrophysics or PHYD72H3 Supervised

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How to Apply

  • Documents must be submitted electronically via Parchment/Naviance/OUAC whenever possible. Where electronic transfer of documents is not possible, your institution must send the documents to us directly in an envelope which has been signed and sealed by the issuing institution. Do not submit hard copies of any documents which you are sending electronically.
  • You may be given the opportunity to upload your documents directly, if they cannot be sent electronically. However, uploaded documents are considered unofficial, and we reserve the right to request official transcripts.
  • AP, SAT, ACT, IB, TOEFL, IELTS, and COPE/ELDA test scores must be sent electronically.
  • Submit documents such as reference letters and resumes only if requested. Unnecessary documents will NOT be added to your file; these will be discarded and will delay the processing of your application.

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