PHY201H1: Concepts of Physics


A conceptual overview of some the most interesting advances in physics and the intellectual background in which they occurred. The interrelationship of the actual practice of physics and its cultural and intellectual context is emphasized.

PHY201H1 is primarily intended as a Breadth Requirement course for students in the Humanities and Social Sciences

Distribution Requirements: 
Breadth Requirements: 
The Physical and Mathematical Universes (5)