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 Geophysics program page.
Honours and Major degrees are available.
|First Year Courses||Credit Hours|
|GEOL 1340 The Dynamic Earth||3|
|GEOL 1400 Time-Trekker's Travelog: Our Evolving Earth or
GEOL 1410 Natural Disasters and Global Change or
GEOL 1420 Exploring the Planets
|MATH 1210 (M) Techniques of Classical and Linear Algebra||3|
|MATH 1510 (M) Applied Calculus 1 or
MATH 1500 (M) Introduction to Calculus or
MATH 1520 (M) Introductory Calculus for Management and Social Sciences
|MATH 1710 (M) Applied Calculus 2 or
MATH 1700 (M) Calculus 2
|PHYS 1050 Physics 1: Mechanics or
PHYS 1020 (M) General Physics 1
|PHYS 1070 Physics 1: Waves and Modern Physics||3|
|Faculty of Arts course(s)||6|
|Total Credit Hours||30|
Apply to the Geological Sciences (General) program, and consult with a student advisor in the Clayton H. Riddell Faculty of Environment, Earth, and Resources to declare Major or Honours in Geophysics.
|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 and will be completed in Year 3 of the program by taking GEOL 3130 (W).|
|M Requirement:||Not required for admission. Will be completed by MATH courses, listed above, when completed.|
Major: 2.50 GPA, with minimum grades in required courses as outlined in the Geological Sciences (Geophysics) section of the Academic Calendar.
Honours: Consult with a student advisor in Clayton H. Riddell Faculty of Environment, Earth, and Resources.
|Selection Criteria:||Grades only.|