Academic Calendar - 2021

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2021

Western Main Campus

Honours Specialization HONOURS SPECIALIZATION IN MATERIALS SCIENCE
Faculty of Science - Physics and Astronomy



Admission Requirements


Completion of first-year requirements with no failures. Students must have an average of at least 70% in 3.0 principal courses, with no mark in these principal courses below 60%:
 
1.0 course from: (Physics 1201A/B, Physics 1401A/B, Physics 1501A/B, the former Physics 1301A/B or 80% in the former Physics 1028A/B) and (Physics 1202A/B, Physics 1402A/B, Physics 1502A/B, the former Physics 1302A/B or 80% in the former Physics 1029A/B). 
 
1.0 course: (Calculus 1000A/B or Calculus 1500A/B or Numerical and Mathematical Methods 1412A/B) and (Calculus 1301A/B or Calculus 1501A/B or Numerical and Mathematical Methods 1414A/B); or the former Applied Mathematics 1413 or the former Applied Mathematics 1412A/B and the former Applied Mathematics 1414A/B.
 

Module/Program Information


Module
10.0 courses:

1.0 course:  Physics 2810A/B or the former Materials Science 2810A/B and 0.5 course from Physics 2101A/B, Physics 2102A/B, Physics 2110A/B, Physics 2910F/G; or the former Physics 2800 or the former Materials Science 2800.
1.0 course from: Calculus 2302A/B, Calculus 2303A/B, Calculus 2502A/B, Calculus 2503A/B.
2.5 courses: Chemistry 2213A/B, Chemistry 2214A/B, Chemistry 2271A, Chemistry 2281G, Chemistry 3364A/B.
1.5 courses: Earth Sciences 2206A/B, Earth Sciences 3310A/B, Earth Sciences 4424A/B.
2.0 courses: Physics 3380A/B, Physics 4810A/B, Physics 4850A/B, the former Physics 3809A/B.
1.0 course: The former Materials Science 4999E.
1.0 course from: Applied Mathematics 2402A or the former Differential Equations 2402A, Applied Mathematics 3815A/B, the former Applied Mathematics 3129A/B, Chemical and Biochemical Engineering 4421A/B, Chemistry 2272F, Chemistry 2283G, Chemistry 2384B, Chemistry 3320A/B, Chemistry 3371F, Chemistry 3372F/G, Chemistry 3373F, Chemistry 4481A/B, Earth Sciences 2230A/B, Earth Sciences 3321A/B, Physics 2101A/B, Physics 2102A/B, Physics 2110A/B, Physics 2910F/G, Physics 3200A/B, Physics 3400A/B, Physics 3900F/G/Z, Physics 3926F/G, Physics 4251A/B, the former Physics 2900E.

Note: The above courses may have prerequisites that are not included in the module.

Note: It is recommended that students considering graduate studies discuss their course selection with a departmental counsellor.