Office of the Registrar
Faculty of Science (2009/2010)
5.15 Joint Honours in Earth Sciences/Physics

This program was formerly in the Earth Sciences section of the calendar as an Honours B.Sc. Degree in Geophysics. The following courses will be required:

  1. English 1080 and 1110 (or equivalents), Mathematics 1000 and 1001, Earth Sciences 1000 and 1002, Chemistry 1010 and 1011 (or equivalent), Physics 1050 and 1051 (or Physics 1020, 1021 and 1051).

  2. Earth Sciences 2030, 2031, 2401, 2502, 2905, 3170, 3172, 3420, 4105, 4171, 4173, 4179, 499A/B.

  3. Physics 2055, 2750 or 2056, 2820, 3220, 3230, 3500, 3820, 3821; plus 9 other credit hours in Physics courses at 3000 level or higher.

  4. One of Physics 3810 or Applied Mathematics/Pure Mathematics 3202.

  5. Mathematics 2000, 2050, and 3260.

  6. Other courses to complete at least a minimum of 120 credit hours.

Any change in the program of study must have the prior approval of the Heads of the two Departments concerned.