PHYS*1070 Physics for Life Sciences II

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Winter 2018 PHYS*1070 Outline
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This course discusses physics of matter and energy at the macroscopic and microscopic levels, with special emphasis on topics of importance to the biological sciences. Topics include properties of waves, acoustics and hearing, optical systems and vision, quantum nature of radiation and its interaction with biomolecules, electricity, high energy radiation and radioactivity.

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Course Prerequisites

(1 of 4U Physics, OAC Physics, PHYS*1020), one 4U or OAC Mathematics course


IPS*1500, PHYS*1000

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