University of Lethbridge

Physics (BA)

Program Information

School:University of Lethbridge
Faculty:Faculty of Arts and Science
Degree:Bachelor
Field of Study:Physics, General
Description:Physics is the study of matter and energy at all scales, from the sub-nuclear to the dimensions of the universe. It is the fundamental science-all other sciences and technologies rely on the principles of physics. As a science, it involves observing and understanding natural phenomena.

The University of Lethbridge physics department offers a comprehensive physics major program. The foundation is built in the first two years by a study of mechanics, waves, electricity and magnetism, optics, thermal physics, and modern physics. In the third and fourth years, students deepen their understanding of the fundamentals, and study more advanced and specialized areas. The most specialized topics may include the research interests of the members of the physics department.
URL:Physics (BA) at University of Lethbridge
Course Based:Yes
Length:4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $16,601
Careers:Physicists

Admission Requirements

Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Chemistry 
  •  Grade12 Advanced Functions  or  Grade12 Precalculus 

Chemistry 30, and Mathematics 30‑1. Physics 30, Biology 30, and Mathematics 31 are recommended.

Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) or Test of Written English (part of TOEFL) or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based)

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on September 11, 2017