Applied Science program description.
NOTE: See the beginning of Section H for abbreviations, course numbers and coding.
|APSC2023||A Survey of 19th and 20th Century Physics||3 ch (3C)|
An introduction to ideas developed in Physics over the last two centuries. Topics will be drawn from Thermodynamics, Geometric and Physical Optics, Relativity, Quantum Mechanics and Atomic Physics.
|APSC2028||Survey of 19th and 20th Century Physics Laboratory||2 ch (3L)|
A series of laboratory exercises illustrating the ideas central to the development of Physics over the last two centuries.
Co-requisite: APSC 2023.
|APSC3953||Basis of Biomedical Engineering||3 ch|
This course introduces the general aspects of Biomedical Engineering, which is the application of engineering principles to study biology, medicine, behaviour and health. A number of areas are covered by this broad topic, including anatomy, muscle physiology, biomedical instrumentation, biomechanics, and prosthetics. It will also introduce students to the idea of Biomedical Engineering as a career choice.