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BSc (Physics Major)

Three Year program
The student is referred to the Faculty of Science and Environmental Studies Faculty Regulations requirement on the necessary average mark to continue in a physics major program.

First Year:
(a) Physics 1211 and 1212
(b) Mathematics 1171 and 1172
(c) Chemistry 1110, 1130
(d) One and one-half FCE elective
(e) Computer Science 0411 or 1411

Second Year:
(a) Physics 2111, 2151, 2211, 2311, 2331 and 2332
(b) Mathematics 2111 and 2131
(c) One FCE elective

Third Year:
(a) Physics 3113, 3211 and 3231
(b) One half-course in Physics at the third or fourth year level
(c) Mathematics 3131 and 3133
(d) Two FCE electives

Further Requirements:
1. Lakehead University allows no more than seven FCE first year courses to be taken.
2. Lakehead University requires that no first year course be taken in the third year without written approval of the Dean of Science and Environmental Studies.

HBSc (Computer Science) Hardware Option
The Honours BSc (Computer Science) Hardware Option is designed for students interested in computer hardware and software, computer controlled instrumentation, virtual reality modelling, and simultation of physical systems.
Students wishing to complete the requirements for a BSc in Physics following the HBSc (Computer Science) Hardware Option program must complete Chemistry 1110/1130 and Physics 2111 and 3113 and have a total of at least 6 FCEs in Physics. See Department of Computer Science, Computer Science Programs.