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Astronomy

Program Information
School: Western University
Faculty: Faculty of Science
Degree: Bachelor
Field of Study: Astronomy
Description: Creativity is the essence of Science at Western. Engage your intellectual curiosity to recognize the deeper patterns formed from observations, experimentation, facts and probabilities.

Astronomers seek to understand the nature of the universe and its constituents. Astronomers collect observations using a variety of wavelengths of light, including those that cannot be seen, such as X-rays and radio waves. Astronomers also employ large-scale computer simulations in order to test and further their understanding of astronomical objects.

The Faculty of Science offers Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science degrees. Please see website for more information.
Website: Astronomy at Western University
Length: 3 Year(s)
Cost per year:
National: $7,115
Scholarships: 1 scholarship(s)
Careers: 1 career(s)
Admission Requirements
Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*: 80 to 100
Prerequisites:

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

  • 2 of: Grade 12 Advanced Functions or Grade 12 Chemistry or Grade 12 Biology or Grade 12 Physics
  • Grade 12 English
  •  Calculus and Vectors

* The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.
* 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 July 4, 2013

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