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   FW18
APSC 200 Engineering Design and Practice II Clapham   F18
APSC 111 Physics I

Topper (Coord.)/ Noble / Narayanan

APSC 111J Physics I - J Section Narayanan   W19
APSC 112 Physics II Stotz/
APSC 112J Physics II - J Section Narayanan link W19
ASTR 101 Astronomy I: The Solar System - ONLINE Hanes link S19
ASTR 101 Astronomy I: The Solar System Hanes   F18
ASTR 102 Astronomy II: Stars, Galaxies, & the Universe - ONLINE Hanes link F18
ASTR 102 Astronomy II: Stars, Galaxies, & the Universe Vincent   W19
ENPH 211 Applied Physics Di Stefano link W19
ENPH 213 Computational Engineering Physics Pinder   W19
ENPH 225 Mechanics Pinder   W19
ENPH 253 Engineering Physics Laboratory Topper   W19
ENPH 336 Solid State Devices Stotz   W19
ENPH 353  Engineering Physics Laboratory II Knobel/Cai   F18
ENPH 354 Engineering Physics Design Project Gao link W19
ENPH 431 Electromagnetic Theory Gooding link F18
ENPH 454 Advanced Engineering Physics Design Project Gao   F18
ENPH 455 Engineering Physics Thesis Morelli (Coord.)   FW18
ENPH 456 Advanced Engineering Physics Thesis I Morelli (Coord.)   S19
ENPH 457 Advanced Engineering Physics Thesis II Morelli (Coord.)   FW18
PHYS 104 Fundamental Physics Martin   FW18
PHYS 106 General Physics Martin   FW18
PHYS 117  Introductory Physics Topper(Coord.) link FW18
PHYS 118 Basic Physics - ONLINE TBA link S19
PHYS 206  Dynamics Pinder   F18
PHYS 212 Waves and Vibrations McLean link W19
PHYS 216 Introduction to Astrophysics Courteau link W19
PHYS 260 The Physics of Light and Colour      
PHYS 239 /
ENPH 239
Electromagnetism Giroux   W19
PHYS 242 /
ENPH 242
Relativity and Quanta Fraser   F18
PHYS 250 Foundations of Experimental Physics (Lab) McLean link W19
PHYS 250 /
ENPH 252
Management of Experimental Data Martin   W19
PHYS 213 Computational Methods in Physics Clark   F18
PHYS 315 Physical Processes in Astrophysics Irwin link F18
PHYS 316 /
ENPH 316
Methods in Mathematical Physics I Widrow   F18
PHYS 317 /
ENPH 317
Methods in Mathematical Physics II van Anders   W19
PHYS 321 /
ENPH 321
Advanced Mechanics TBA   W19
PHYS 334
ENPH 334
Electronics for Physicists Morelli   F18
PHYS 344 /
ENPH 344
Intro to Quantum Mechanics Gooding link F18
PHYS 345 /
ENPH 345
Quantum Physics of Atoms, Nuclei and Particles Dignam OnQ W19
PHYS 350 General Laboratory Cai/Shastri   FW18
PHYS 372 /
ENPH 372
Thermodynamics Irwin   W19
PHYS 414 /
PHYS 823
Intro to General Relativity Lake   F18
PHYS 432 Electromagnetic Theory Widrow   F18
PHYS 435 /
PHYS 815
Stellar Structure and Evolution Irwin link F18
PHYS 453 /
ENPH 453
Advanced Physics Laboratory Gerbier (Coord.)/Nunzi/Clark   W19
PHYS 460 /
ENPH 460
Laser Optics Hughes   W19
PHYS 472 /
ENPH 472
Statistical Mechanics Narayanan   W19
PHYS 480 /
ENPH 480
Solid State Physics McLean   F18
PHYS 483 /
ENPH 483
Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Knobel   W19
PHYS 490 /
PHYS 891
Nuclear and Particle Physics Bramante   F18
PHYS 491 /
ENPH 491
Physics of Nuclear Reactors  Corcoran   F19
PHYS 495 /
ENPH 495
Introduction to Medical Physics Schreiner/Salomons   W19
PHYS 590 Research Thesis Wright (Coord.)   FW18
PHYS P10 Fundamental Concepts in Physics for Teachers      
PHYS P20 Physicists in the Nuclear Age -  ONLINE Castel link F18/W19
PHYS P22 Physics Frontiers: From Colliding Black Holes to Disruptive Technologies *NEW Fraser link W19