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School:University of New Brunswick - Fredericton
Faculty:Faculty of Science
Degree:Bachelor; Co-op; Honours
Field of Study:Physics, General
Description:

Physics is the most fundamental natural science, It examines basic concepts such as energy, force, and spacetime, and all that derives from these, such as mass, charge, matter and its motion. More broadly, it is the general analysis of nature, conducted in order to understand how the world and universe behave. Physicists want to really understand how the world works, in every detail and at the deepest level. Physicists study questions facing today’s science and technology and are at the forefront of solutions for instrumentation, measurement techniques, and model development in many areas.



Several recent national surveys have indicated that there is a shortage of physicists in almost all parts of Canada. This situation will become even more acute in the next decade, so physicists will continue to find good jobs.
URL:Applied Physics at University of New Brunswick - Fredericton
Length:5 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
Provincial: $7,270
National: $7,270

The co-op fee is $730.00 per work term.
Scholarships:8
Careers:Physicists

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*75
Prerequisites:*

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

  •  Grade12 English  or  Grade12 Français 
  • 2 of  Grade12 Precalculus 
  •  Grade12 Chemistry 
  •  Grade12 Biology  or  Grade12 Physics  or  Grade12 Geology  or  Grade12 Science 


English 122/Français 10411
Pre-Calculus A 120/Mathématiques 30331C*
Pre-Calculus B 120/Mathématiques 30411C
Chemistry 122/Chimie 52411 and one of Biology 122/Biologie 53411, Physics 122/Physique 51411 or another provincially approved science**
One elective – Group 1 or 2
Minimum admission average 75%
*Mathématiques 30411B is acceptable for admission. However UNB strongly recommends Mathématiques 30331C as the preferred pre-requisite to Mathématiques 30411C.
**Biologie 53421 and Physique 51421 are acceptable for admission.
***Senior-year Mathematics, Chemistry and another approved science course are required for admission to this program. The average of the marks in senior Mathematics, Chemistry and the best other science course must be at least 75%. Students who present only Chemistry will be considered at the discretion of the Faculty.

* 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 August 02, 2020

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