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Level 1 Outlines

Course Code
Course Title
Instructor
Term
Outline
Course Code
PHYSICS 1A03
Course Title
Introductory Physics
Instructor
K. Dalnoki-Veress
Term
Fall 2020
Outline
Course Code
PHYSICS 1A03
Course Title
Introductory Physics
Instructor
M. Schmidt
Term
Winter 2021
Outline
Course Code
PHYSICS 1AA3
Course Title
Introduction to Modern Physics
Instructor
R. Nezat
Term
Fall 2020
Outline
Course Code
PHYSICS 1AA3
Course Title
Introduction to Modern Physics
Instructor
R. Nezat
Term
Winter 2021
Course Code
PHYSICS 1C03
Course Title
Physics for the Chemical and Physical Sciences
Instructor
K. Hughes
Term
Fall 2020
Outline
Course Code
PHYSICS 1CC3
Course Title
Physics for the Chemical and Physical Sciences
Instructor
Term
Winter 2020
Outline
Course Code
PHYSICS 1D03
Course Title
Introductory Mechanics
Instructor
R. Nejat, M. Schmidt
Term
Fall 2020
Outline
Course Code
PHYSICS 1E03
Course Title
Introduction to Electromagnetism and Waves
Instructor
R. Nejat, P. Clancy, D. Venus
Term
Winter 2019
Outline
Course Code
ASTRON 1F03
Course Title
Astronomy
Instructor
J. Wadsley
Term
Fall 2020
Outline
Course Code
ASTRON 1F03
Course Title
Astronomy
Instructor
R. Cockcroft
Term
Winter 2021
Course Code
BIOPHYS 1S03
Course Title
Biophysics of Movement and the Senses
Instructor
M. Rheinstadter
Term
Fall 2020
Outline

Level 2 Outlines

Course Code
Course Title
Instructor
Term
Outline
Course Code
BIOPHYS 2A03
Course Title
Biophysics of the Cell and Living Organisms
Instructor
M. Schmidt
Term
Fall 2020
Outline
Course Code
ASTRON 2B03
Course Title
The Big Questions
Instructor
L. Parker
Term
Fall 2020
Outline
Course Code
PHYSICS 2B03
Course Title
Electricity and Magnetism 1
Instructor
G. Luke
Term
Fall 2020
Outline
Course Code
PHYSICS 2BB3
Course Title
Electricity and Magnetism II
Instructor
T. Imai
Term
Winter 2021
Outline
Course Code
PHYSICS 2C03
Course Title
Modern Physics
Instructor
H. Haugen
Term
Fall 2020
Outline
Course Code
ARTSSCI 2D06
Course Title
Physics
Instructor
A. Chen
Term
Fall 2019/Winter 2020
Outline
Course Code
ASTRON 2E03
Course Title
Planteary Astronomy
Instructor
R. Pudritz
Term
Winter 2021
Outline
Course Code
PHYSICS 2E03
Course Title
Mechanics
Instructor
Bruce Gaulin
Term
Winter 2020
Outline
Course Code
PHYSICS 2G03
Course Title
Scientific Computing
Instructor
J. Wadsley
Term
Fall 2020
Outline
Course Code
PHYSICS 2NM3
Course Title
Media Numeracy
Instructor
D. Venus
Term
Winter 2021
Outline
Course Code
PHYSICS 2P03
Course Title
Experimental Techniques in Physics
Instructor
D. FitzGreen
Term
Winter 2021
Outline
Course Code
BIOPHYS 2S03
Course Title
Explorations in Medical and Biological Physics
Instructor
C. Fradin
Term
Winter 2021
Outline
Course Code
PHYSICS 2X00
Course Title
Instructor
G. Luke
Term

Level 3 Outlines

Course Code
Course Title
Instructor
Term
Outline
Course Code
PHYSICS 3A03
Course Title
Relativity, Gravity and the Geometry of Spacetime
Instructor
S. Sibiryakov
Term
Winter 2021
Course Code
MEDPHYS 3C03
Course Title
Operational Health Physics: Laboratory and Communication
Instructor
Term
Winter 2020
Outline
Course Code
PHYSICS 3C03
Course Title
Analytical Mechanics
Instructor
E. Sorensen
Term
not offered in 20/21
Outline
Course Code
BIOPHYS 3D03
Course Title
Origin of Life
Instructor
R. Pudritz
Term
Winter 2021
Outline
Course Code
PHYSICS 3D03
Course Title
Inquiry in Physics
Instructor
M. Schmidt
Term
Fall 2020/Winter 2021
Outline
Course Code
PHYSICS 3ET3
Course Title
Physics Teaching Placement
Instructor
Term
Fall 2020/Winter 2021
Course Code
BIOPHYS 3G03
Course Title
Modelling Life
Instructor
P. Higgs
Term
Winter 2021
Outline
Course Code
PHYSICS 3G03
Course Title
Introduction to Neural Networks and Machine Learning
Instructor
E. Sorensen
Term
Winter 2021
Outline
Course Code
PHYSICS 3H03-3HC1-3HD2
Course Title
Intermediate Laboratory
Instructor
D. FitzGreen
Term
Fall 2020/Winter 2021
Outline
Course Code
PHYSICS 3K03
Course Title
Thermodynamics and Statistical Mechanics
Instructor
A. Shi
Term
Winter 2021
Outline
Course Code
PHYSICS 3MM3
Course Title
Quantum Mechanics
Instructor
E. Sorensen
Term
Fall 2020
Outline
Course Code
PHYSICS 3N04
Course Title
Fundamentals of Physical Optics
Instructor
offered through ENG PHYS
Term
Fall 2020/Winter 2021
Course Code
PHYSICS 3QI3
Course Title
Introduction to Quantum Information
Instructor
D. O'Dell
Term
Winter 2021
Outline
Course Code
BIOPHYS 3S03
Course Title
Soft Condensed Matter Physics
Instructor
K. Dalnoki-Veress
Term
Fall 2020
Outline
Course Code
ASTRON 3X03
Course Title
Galaxies and Cosmology
Instructor
Term
not offered in 20/21
Course Code
ASTRON 3Y03
Course Title
Stellar Structure
Instructor
A. Sills
Term
Winter 2021
Outline

Level 4 Outlines

Course Code
Course Title
Instructor
Term
Outline
Course Code
MEDPHYS 4B03-6B03
Course Title
Radioactivity and Radiation Interactions
Instructor
D. Chettle
Term
Fall 2019
Outline
Course Code
PHYSICS 4B03-6B03
Course Title
Electromagnetic Theory
Instructor
H. Haugen
Term
Fall 2020
Outline
Course Code
MEDPHYS 4D03
Course Title
Imaging in Medicine and Biology
Instructor
J. Juhasz
Term
Fall 2020
Outline
Course Code
MEDPHYS 4F03
Course Title
Fundamentals of Health Physics
Instructor
J. Zic
Term
Fall 2019
Outline
Course Code
PHYSICS 4F03
Course Title
Quantum Mechanics II
Instructor
D. O'Dell
Term
Winter 2021
Outline
Course Code
PHYSICS 4G03
Course Title
Computational Physics
Instructor
E. Sorensen
Term
Fall 2020
Outline
Course Code
MEDPHYS 4I03
Course Title
Introduction to Biophotonics
Instructor
offered through ENG PHYS
Term
Winter 2021
Course Code
PHYSICS 4IS3
Course Title
Independent Study
Instructor
Term
Fall 2020/Winter 2021
Course Code
PHYSICS 4K03
Course Title
Solid State Physics
Instructor
T. Imai
Term
Winter 2021
Outline
Course Code
BIOPHYS 4L03
Course Title
Literature Review
Instructor
Term
Fall 2020/Winter 2021
Outline
Course Code
PHYSCS 4L03
Course Title
Literature Review
Instructor
Term
Fall 2020/Winter 2021
Outline
Course Code
BIOPHYS 4P06
Course Title
Senior Research Project
Instructor
Term
Fall 2020/Winter 2021
Outline
Course Code
PHYSICS 4P06
Course Title
Senior Research Project
Instructor
Term
Fall 2020/Winter 2021
Outline
Course Code
PHYSICS 4Q03
Course Title
Introduction to Quantum Field Theory
Instructor
C. Burgess
Term
Winter 2021
Outline
Course Code
MEDPHYS 4RA3-6RA3
Course Title
Radioation and Radioisotope Methodology I
Instructor
S. Hyun Byun
Term
Fall 2020
Outline
Course Code
MEDPHYS 4RB3-6RB3
Course Title
Radiation and Radioisotope Methodology II
Instructor
S. Hyun Byun
Term
Winter 2021
Outline
Course Code
BIOPHYS 4S03
Course Title
Introduction to Molecular Biophysics
Instructor
C. Fradin
Term
Fall 2020
Outline
Course Code
MEDPHYS 4T03
Course Title
Instructor
F. Mcneill
Term
Winter 2020
Outline
Course Code
MEDPHYS 4U03
Course Title
Instructor
Term
Course Code
MEDPHYS 4Y06
Course Title
Senior Thesis
Instructor
Term
Fall 2020/Winter 2021
Outline

Level 5 Outlines

Course Code
Course Title
Instructor
Term
Outline
Course Code
PHYSICS 5GT3
Course Title
Graduate Topics in Physics
Instructor
Term
Fall 2020/Winter 2021
Course Code
ASTRON 5X03
Course Title
Graduate Topics in Astrophysics
Instructor
Term
Fall 2020/Winter 2021
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