Bachelor of Science (BSc) majoring in Environmental Physics

The BSc programme majoring in Environmental Physics consists of a number of courses worth 15 points each, totalling 360 points.

You must complete the following courses plus a capstone course in your final year of study. The capstone course is a student-led project where you integrate and apply your learning to a real-world problem in your chosen major or specialisation.  For Enviromental Physics we recommend the capstone course, ENVPHYS 399. For other capstone options, see our Capstone courses page.

15 points:

Either

    30 points:

Or

    45 points:  

15 points from:

45 points:  

15 points from:

45 points from:

Doing a double major with Environmental Physics

If you choose to do a double major in your BSc we recommend the following subjects to complement Environmental Physics: Computer Science, Earth Sciences, Environmental Science, Geography, Mathematics, Physics and Statistics. 

Preparing for your Environmental Physics major

Some students will feel more prepared for our Environmental Physics courses if they have already studied some science subjects in high school.

Find out which school subjects will help you feel prepared by reading our Subject guide for school students.

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