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Mount Saint Vincent University

19534 CAD/module
8415 CAD/module
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Students who take a Physics course at Mount Saint Vincent University  will learn problem-solving skills and concepts that can be applied to the other sciences. Many of the programs you will pursue recommend or require a class in physics.

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A minor in Physics  course at Mount Saint Vincent University strengthens any degree you obtain and shows employers in all fields that you are able to think critically and analytically.

Physics is one of the oldest and most fundamental sciences. It attempts to explain how our universe works, from everyday observations such as how cars move on a highway or how rainbows form, to the structure of distant galaxies and how our universe began. It is an exciting and constantly changing field as new discoveries are made and new theories created to try to better understand the things we see all around us.

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • General Physics
  • Electricity and Magnetism
  • Waves and Optics
  • Modern Physics
  • Experimental Methods
  • Foundations of Astrophysics
  • Chemical Thermodynamics

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General requirements

  • In general, secondary school applicants have an average of 70% (5 best scoring academic subjects considered) during their final year of schooling. Applicants looking to transfer from another post-secondary institution must demonstrate an overall GPA of 2.0.
  • British System applicants need grades of A, B or C in five subjects, including two A (Advanced) levels or four AS (Advanced Subsidiary) levels and three O (Ordinary) level courses, or the equivalent in Scottish Highers or Welsh Baccalaureate. Program specific requirements also need to be met.
  • Mount Saint Vincent University welcomes applicants holding the International Baccalaureate (IB) diploma. Students enrolled in the IB program may receive transfer credit for a maximum of five credits for Higher Level IB courses with final grades of five, six or seven upon presentation of the completed diploma. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19534 CAD/module
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    Based on the tuition of 19534 CAD per module
  • National

    8415 CAD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8415 CAD per module
  • Nat: (10 courses) $8,415 – $8,833
  • Int: (10 courses) $19,534- $19,951

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1235 - 1956 CAD /month
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