University of Guelph 1999-2000 Undergraduate Calendar

X--Degree Programs

Chemical Physics

Administered by the Office of the Dean, College of Physical and Engineering Science on behalf of the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry and the Department of Physics.

Honours Program Major

A minimum of 21.75 credits is required.

Semester 1

BIOL*1030 [0.50] Biology I
CHEM*1040 [0.50] General Chemistry I
CIS*1650 [0.50] Programming I *
MATH*1200 [0.50] Calculus I
PHYS*1000 [0.50] An Introduction to Mechanics

Semester 2+

BIOL*1040 [0.50] Biology II
CHEM*1050 [0.50] General Chemistry II
MATH*1210 [0.50] Calculus II
PHYS*1010 [0.50] Introductory Electricity and Magnetism
0.50 Arts or Social Science elective

+MPC˛ courses provide another route into Semester 3. MPC˛ students should consult the Program Counsellor concerning course selection for Semesters 1 and 2.

Semester 3

CHEM*2060 [0.50] Structure and Bonding
MATH*2160 [0.50] Linear Algebra I
MATH*2200 [0.50] Advanced Calculus I
PHYS*2440 [0.75] Mechanics I
PHYS*2460 [0.75] Electricity and Magnetism I

Semester 4

CHEM*2070 [0.50] Structure and Spectroscopy
CHEM*2480 [0.50] Analytical Chemistry I
MATH*2170 [0.50] Differential Equations I
PHYS*2450 [0.75] Mechanics II
PHYS*2470 [0.75] Electricity and Magnetism II

Semester 5

CHEM*2820 [0.50] Thermodynamics and Kinetics
CHEM*3860 [0.50] Quantum Chemistry
PHYS*3230 [0.50] Quantum Mechanics I
PHYS*3100 [0.75] Electronics
PHYS*3240 [0.50] Statistical Physics I

Semester 6

CHEM*3430 [0.50] Analytical Chemistry II: Instrumental Analysis
CHEM*3870 [0.50] Symmetry and Spectroscopy
CHEM*4880 [0.50] Topics in Advanced Physical Chemistry
PHYS*3220 [0.50] Waves and Optics
PHYS*4040 [0.50] Quantum Mechanics II
0.50 Arts or Social Science elective

Semester 7

CHEM*3440 [0.50] Analytical Chemistry III: Analytical Instrumentation
IPS*4001 [0.75] Chemical Physics Research Project
MATH*3100 [0.50] Differential Equations II
PHYS*4120 [0.50] Atomic and Molecular Physics
PHYS*4240 [0.50] Statistical Physics II

Semester 8

CHEM*3870 [0.50] Symmetry and Spectroscopy
CHEM*4880 [0.50] Topics in Advanced Physical Chemistry
IPS*4002 [0.75] Chemical Physics Research Project
1.50 elective

*students who have a strong background in computing, including programming experience, should consult the Program Counsellor to determine if they can be exempted from CIS*1650 and take an elective in its place

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Last revised: January 1999.