Department of Physics, Engineering Physics & Astronomy

Department of Physics, Engineering Physics & Astronomy
Department of Physics, Engineering Physics & Astronomy

Undergraduate Course Information 

Undergraduate Course information is a comprehensive list covering physics (PHYS), engineering physics (ENPH and APSC) and astronomy courses (ASTR). 

Students should consult their official Academic Calendar to obtain current information about degree requirements, course offerings and sessional dates. See side for quick links.

Course Code Course Title Instructor Web Page Offered
APSC 100 Engineering Practice I Clapham/Pereira   FW17
APSC 200 Engineering Design and Practice II Chen   F17
APSC 111 Physics I

Topper / Noble / Narayanan/

APSC 111J Physics I - J Section Narayanan   W18
APSC 112 Physics II Stotz (Coord.)/
APSC 112J Physics II - J Section Narayanan link W18
ASTR 101 Astronomy I: The Solar System - ONLINE Hanes link S18
ASTR 101 Astronomy I: The Solar System Abdelqader   F17
ASTR 102 Astronomy II: Stars, Galaxies, & the Universe - ONLINE Hanes link F17
ASTR 102 Astronomy II: Stars, Galaxies, & the Universe TBA   W18
ENPH 211 Applied Physics Di Stefano link W18
ENPH 213 Computational Engineering Physics TBA   W18
ENPH 225 Mechanics Abdelqader   W18
ENPH 253 Engineering Physics Laboratory Topper   W18
ENPH 336 Solid State Devices Stotz   W18
ENPH 353  Engineering Physics Laboratory II Knobel/Bobbara   F17
ENPH 354 Engineering Physics Design Project Morelli/Gao link W18
ENPH 431 Electromagnetic Theory Morelli   F17
ENPH 454 Advanced Engineering Physics Design Project Morelli/Goa   F17
ENPH 455 Engineering Physics Thesis Morelli (Coord.)   FW17
ENPH 456 Advanced Engineering Physics Thesis I Morelli (Coord.)   S18
ENPH 457 Advanced Engineering Physics Thesis II Morelli (Coord.)   FW17
PHYS 104 Fundamental Physics Martin   FW17
PHYS 106 General Physics Martin   FW17
PHYS 117  Introductory Physics Singh (Coord.)/Topper link FW17
PHYS 118 Basic Physics - ONLINE Singh link S18
PHYS 206  Dynamics Abdelqader   F17
PHYS 212 Waves and Vibrations McLean link W18
PHYS 216 Introduction to Astrophysics Courteau link W18
PHYS 260 The Physics of Light and Colour Courteau link W19
PHYS 239 /
ENPH 239
Electromagnetism TBA   W18
PHYS 242 /
ENPH 242
Relativity and Quanta Rau link F17
PHYS 250 Foundations of Experimental Physics (Lab) McLean link W18
PHYS 250 /
ENPH 252
Management of Experimental Data Martin   W18
PHYS 313 Computational Methods in Physics   link F17
PHYS 315 Physical Processes in Astrophysics Irwin link W18
PHYS 316 /
ENPH 316
Methods in Mathematical Physics I Widrow   F17
PHYS 317 /
ENPH 317
Methods in Mathematical Physics II Widrow    W18
PHYS 321 /
ENPH 321
Advanced Mechanics Abdelqader   W18
PHYS 334
ENPH 334
Electronics for Physicists Morelli   F17
PHYS 344 /
ENPH 344
Intro to Quantum Mechanics Gooding link F17
PHYS 345 /
ENPH 345
Quantum Physics of Atoms, Nuclei and Particles Dignam link W18
PHYS 350 General Laboratory Cai/Singh   FW17
PHYS 372 /
ENPH 372
Thermodynamics Irwin link W18
PHYS 414 /
PHYS 823
Intro to General Relativity Lake   F17
PHYS 432 Electromagnetic Theory Lebedev   F17
PHYS 435 /
PHYS 815
Stellar Structure and Evolution Irwin link F17
PHYS 453 /
ENPH 453
Advanced Physics Laboratory Rau (Coord.)/Gerbier/   W18
PHYS 460 /
ENPH 460
Laser Optics Hughes   W18
PHYS 472 /
ENPH 472
Statistical Mechanics Narayanan   W18
PHYS 480 /
ENPH 480
Solid State Physics McLean   F17
PHYS 483 /
ENPH 483
Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Knobel   W18
PHYS 490 /
PHYS 891
Nuclear and Particle Physics Rau   F17
PHYS 491 /
ENPH 491
Physics of Nuclear Reactors  Corcoran   F17
PHYS 495 /
ENPH 495
Introduction to Medical Physics Salomons   W19
PHYS 590 Research Thesis Wright (Coord.)   FW17
PHYS P10 Fundamental Concepts in Physics for Teachers      
PHYS P20 Physicists in the Nuclear Age -  ONLINE Castel link F17/W18