To see a program overview, learn about the unique opportunities offered to students within this degree, and to connect to admission and faculty resource links, review the Physical Geography program page.
Honours and Major degrees are available
|First Year Courses||Credit Hours|
|GEOG 1290 Introduction to Physical Geography||3|
|MATH 1500 (M) Introduction to Calculus or
MATH 1510 (M) Applied Calculus or
MATH 1520 (M) Introductory Calculus for Management and Social Sciences
|PHYS 1020 (M) General Physics 1 or
PHYS 1050 Physics 1: Mechanics
|12 credit hours from the following:
GEOL 1340 The Dynamic Earth (3)
MATH 1300 (M) Vector Geometry and Linear Algebra (3) or
PHYS 1030 (M) General Physics 2 (3) or
PHYS 1070 Physics 2: Waves and Modern Physics (3)
BIOL 1020 Biology 1: Principles and Themes (3)
BIOL 1030 Biology 2: Biological Diversity, Function and Interaction (3)
CHEM 1300 Structure and Modelling in Chemistry (3)
CHEM 1310 Introduction to Physical Chemistry (3)
COMP 1010 Introductory Computer Science 1 (3)
MATH 1700 (M) Calculus 2 (3) or
MATH 1710 (M) Applied Calculus 2 (3)
STAT 1000 (M) Basic Statistical Analysis 1 (3)
STAT 2000 (M) Basic Statistical Analysis 2 (3)
|Faculty of Arts course(s), which may include a W course||3|
|ECON 1020 Introduction to Macroeconomic Principles||3|
|Total Credit Hours||30|
Apply to the Major program, and consult with a student advisor in the Clayton H. Riddell Faculty of Environment, Earth, and Resources.
|Minimum Credit Hours:||24 credit hours of specific coursework. See the Applicant Information Bulletin.|
|Minimum Course Load:||
University 1 may be completed on a full-time or part-time basis.
Summer Session may be used to complete admission requirements. See the Applicant Information Bulletin for more details.
|W Requirement:||Not required for admission. Your Faculty of Arts course(s) may be used to meet the W requirement, when completed.|
|M Requirement:||Not required for admission. Will be met by MATH 1500 (M) or the substitutions listed, when completed.|
Major: Minimum grades of 'C' in GEOG 1290, and "C+' in 6 credit hours from GEOL 1340, MATH 1300 (M), MATH 1500 (M), PHYS 1020 (M), and PHYS 1030 (M) (or substitutions listed).
Honours: Consult with a student advisor in the Clayton H. Riddell Faculty of Environment, Earth, and Resources.
|Selection Criteria:||Grades only.|