PHYS 114 - Physics: The Big Picture

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Faculty of Science

A qualitative and mostly non-mathematical course in which the overall structure and main concepts of physics are examined. Classical versus quantum worlds; order versus chaos; Newton's versus Einstein's universe; selected topics and issues in modern physics. Prerequisites: Mathematics 30-1. Note: This course does not qualify as an equivalent to high school Physics 30. This course also does not qualify as a prerequisite for 200 or higher level ASTRO, GEOPH, MA PH, or PHYS courses. Not accepted as part of the Physics requirements for Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry applications.

Fall Term 2020


LECTURE A01 (76150)
2020-09-01 - 2020-12-07
MWF 10:00 - 10:50 (TBD)

Primary Instructor: A Meldrum