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   FW19
APSC 200 Engineering Design and Practice II Clapham   F19
APSC 111 Physics I

Topper (Coord.)/ Noble / Narayanan

  F19
APSC 111J Physics I - J Section Narayanan   W20
APSC 112 Physics II Stotz/
Narayanan/Morelli(Coord.)/Sadavoy
  W20
APSC 112J Physics II - J Section Narayanan link W20
ASTR 101 Astronomy I: The Solar System - ONLINE Hanes link S20
ASTR 101 Astronomy I: The Solar System Courteau   F19
ASTR 102 Astronomy II: Stars, Galaxies, & the Universe - ONLINE Hanes link TBA
ASTR 102 Astronomy II: Stars, Galaxies, & the Universe Vincent   W20
ENPH 211 Applied Physics Di Stefano link W20
ENPH 213 Computational Engineering Physics Pinder   W20
ENPH 225 Mechanics Chen   W20
ENPH 253 Engineering Physics Laboratory Topper   W20
ENPH 336 Solid State Devices Stotz   W20
ENPH 353  Engineering Physics Laboratory II Knobel/Clark   F19
ENPH 354 Engineering Physics Design Project Gao link W20
ENPH 431 Electromagnetic Theory Gooding link F19
ENPH 454 Advanced Engineering Physics Design Project Gao/Morelli   F19
ENPH 455 Engineering Physics Thesis Knobel (Coord.)   FW19
ENPH 456 Advanced Engineering Physics Thesis I     S20
ENPH 457 Advanced Engineering Physics Thesis II     FW19
PHYS 104 Fundamental Physics Martin/Narayanan   FW19
PHYS 106 General Physics Martin/Narayanan   FW19
PHYS 117  Introductory Physics Topper(Coord.)/Shastri link FW19
PHYS 118 Basic Physics - ONLINE TBA link S20
PHYS 206  Dynamics Lebedev   F19
PHYS 212 Waves and Vibrations TBA link W20
PHYS 216 Introduction to Astrophysics Courteau link W20
PHYS 260 The Physics of Light and Colour      
PHYS 239 /
ENPH 239
Electromagnetism Giroux   W20
PHYS 242 /
ENPH 242
Relativity and Quanta Dignam   F19
PHYS 250 Foundations of Experimental Physics (Lab) TBA link W20
PHYS 250 /
ENPH 252
Management of Experimental Data TBA   W20
PHYS 213 Computational Methods in Physics Clark   F19
PHYS 315 Physical Processes in Astrophysics Irwin link F19
PHYS 316 /
ENPH 316
Methods in Mathematical Physics I Widrow   F19
PHYS 317 /
ENPH 317
Methods in Mathematical Physics II van Anders   W20
PHYS 321 /
ENPH 321
Advanced Mechanics Lake   W20
PHYS 334
ENPH 334
Electronics for Physicists Morelli   F19
PHYS 344 /
ENPH 344
Intro to Quantum Mechanics van Anders link F19
PHYS 345 /
ENPH 345
Quantum Physics of Atoms, Nuclei and Particles Dignam OnQ W20
PHYS 350 General Laboratory Shastri   FW19
PHYS 372 /
ENPH 372
Thermodynamics Fissel   W20
PHYS 414 /
PHYS 823
Intro to General Relativity Lake   F19
PHYS 432 Electromagnetic Theory Widrow   F19
PHYS 435 /
PHYS 815
Stellar Structure and Evolution Irwin link F19
PHYS 453 /
ENPH 453
Advanced Physics Laboratory Clark (Coord.)/Nunzi/TBA   W20
PHYS 460 /
ENPH 460
Laser Optics Hughes   W20
PHYS 472 /
ENPH 472
Statistical Mechanics Gooding   W20
PHYS 480 /
ENPH 480
Solid State Physics McLean   F19
PHYS 483 /
ENPH 483
Nanoscience and Nanotechnology      
PHYS 490 /
PHYS 891
Nuclear and Particle Physics Bramante   F19
PHYS 491 /
ENPH 491
Physics of Nuclear Reactors  Corcoran   F20
PHYS 495 /
ENPH 495
Introduction to Medical Physics Schreiner/Salomons   W20
PHYS 590 Research Thesis Wright (Coord.)   FW19
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 *NEW Fraser link W20