Physical Sciences

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Program summary

In Physical Sciences, focus on one of our specialized streams or combine areas of interest. Attain an integrated view of science by examining a closely related group of topics with an emphasis on coordination among traditional subject areas. The Major Program in Physical Sciences is intended for students desiring a general background in the physical sciences (with an emphasis on astronomy, physics and physical chemistry).

Students interested in the general Sciences, including Mathematics, are best suited studying one or more areas within the Physical & Mathematical Sciences.

Program Details

Degree Offered: Honours Bachelor of Science
Offered as Co-op: No
Program Options: Major

Program Admissions

Admissions Category: Physical & Environmental Sciences
Supplementary Application Form Required: No
Admissions Prerequisites: Advanced Functions, Calculus & Vectors, Chemistry (recommended), English, Physics
Approximate Grade Requirements: Mid 70s (Non Co-op)
OUAC Application Code: TSP

Student Experience

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