Jun 24, 2018  
University of Alberta Calendar 2016-2017 
University of Alberta Calendar 2016-2017 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Honors in Astrophysics [Science]

Continuation in the Honors in Astrophysics program requires successful completion of at least ★24 with a minimum 3.0 GPA in the previous Fall/Winter. In addition, graduation requires a minimum 3.0 GPA on the last ★90 credited to the degree.


  1. Students must take a total of ★18 in Arts options.
  2. AH Pool: EAS 370 , EAS 371 , EAS 373 ; all 300-level GEOPH courses; PHYS 397 ; MA PH 451 ; all 400-level ASTRO, GEOPH, PHYS, and MATH courses. Other courses may be taken with prior consent of Department.
  3. Credit in SCI 100 will be considered equivalent to MATH 114 , MATH 115 , PHYS 144  and PHYS 146  and ★6 Science options (see details of courses ).
  4. Credit in SCI 151  will be considered equivalent to ★6 Science options.

Science Internship Program

A Science Internship Program, is offered to students in the General, Specialization or Honors programs in Physics (see Science Internship Program  for guidelines to the program). The Science Internship designation will appear on the degree parchments of students who have participated in the program and who have also successfully completed PHYS 400 .