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   FW20
APSC 200 Engineering Design and Practice II Clapham   FW20
APSC 111 Physics I Topper (Coord.)/ Noble / Narayanan   F20
APSC 111J Physics I - J Section Narayanan   W21
APSC 112 Physics II Stotz/
Narayanan/Morelli(Coord.)/Sadavoy
  W21
APSC 112J Physics II - J Section Narayanan link W21
ASTR 101 Astronomy I: The Solar System - ONLINE Hanes link F20/W21
ASTR 101 Astronomy I: The Solar System     TBA
ASTR 102 Astronomy II: Stars, Galaxies, & the Universe - ONLINE Hanes link F20
ASTR 102 Astronomy II: Stars, Galaxies, & the Universe     TBA
ENPH 211 Applied Physics Di Stefano link W21
ENPH 213 Computational Engineering Physics Stotz   W21
ENPH 225 Mechanics Chen   W21
ENPH 253 Engineering Physics Laboratory Topper   W21
ENPH 336 Solid State Devices Rotenberg   W21
ENPH 353  Engineering Physics Laboratory II TBA   F21
ENPH 354 Engineering Physics Design Project Gao link W21
ENPH 431 Electromagnetic Theory Gooding link F20
ENPH 454 Advanced Engineering Physics Design Project Knobel/Stotz   FW20
ENPH 455 Engineering Physics Thesis Knobel (Coord.)   FW20
ENPH 456 Advanced Engineering Physics Thesis I     S21
ENPH 457 Advanced Engineering Physics Thesis II     FW20
PHYS 104 Fundamental Physics Martin   FW20
PHYS 106 General Physics Martin   FW20
PHYS 117 Introductory Physics Topper(Coord.) link FW21
PHYS 118 Basic Physics - ONLINE Topper link FW20
PHYS 206  Dynamics Sadavoy   F20
PHYS 212 Vibrations and Waves Courteau link W21
PHYS 216 Introduction to Astrophysics Courteau link W21
PHYS 260 The Physics of Light and Colour      
PHYS 239 /
ENPH 239
Electromagnetism Giroux   W21
PHYS 242 /
ENPH 242
Relativity and Quanta Fraser   F20
PHYS 250 Foundations of Experimental Physics (Lab) McLean/Fissel link W21
PHYS 250 /
ENPH 252
Management of Experimental Data DiStefano   W21
PHYS 213 Computational Methods in Physics Clark   S21
PHYS 315 Physical Processes in Astrophysics Irwin link S21
PHYS 316 /
ENPH 316
Methods in Mathematical Physics I Widrow   F20
PHYS 317 /
ENPH 317
Methods in Mathematical Physics II van Anders   W21
PHYS 321 /
ENPH 321
Advanced Mechanics Lake   W21
PHYS 334
ENPH 334
Electronics for Physicists Morelli/Shastri   F20
PHYS 344 /
ENPH 344
Intro to Quantum Mechanics van Anders link F20
PHYS 345 /
ENPH 345
Quantum Physics of Atoms, Nuclei and Particles Vincent OnQ W21
PHYS 350 General Laboratory Shastri/Giroux   FW20
PHYS 372 /
ENPH 372
Thermodynamics Fissel   W21
PHYS 414 /
PHYS 823
Intro to General Relativity Lake   F20
PHYS 432 Electromagnetic Theory Widrow   F20
PHYS 435 /
PHYS 815
Stellar Structure and Evolution Irwin link F20
PHYS 453 /
ENPH 453
Advanced Physics Laboratory Clark (Coord.)/Nunzi/Park   W21
PHYS 460 /
ENPH 460
Laser Optics Fraser   W21
PHYS 472 /
ENPH 472
Statistical Mechanics Gooding   W21
PHYS 479  High Performance Computational Physics Hughes   W21
PHYS 480 /
ENPH 480
Solid State Physics McLean   W21
PHYS 483 /
ENPH 483
Nanoscience and Nanotechnology      
PHYS 490 /
PHYS 891
Nuclear and Particle Physics Bramante   F20
PHYS 491 /
ENPH 491
Physics of Nuclear Reactors       
PHYS 495 /
ENPH 495
Introduction to Medical Physics Salomons   W22
PHYS 590 Research Thesis Wright (Coord.) link FW20
PHYS P10 Fundamental Concepts in Physics for Teachers      
PHYS P20 Physicists in the Nuclear Age -  ONLINE      
PHYS P22 Physics Frontiers: From Colliding Black Holes to Disruptive Technologies  Fraser link