Astronomy & Astrophysics

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Program Summary

Astronomy is one of the oldest Sciences; it is the study of the Universe and its components, examining galactic phenomena in the fascinating universal machine. Discover the origin, physical and chemical properties, and the evolution of matter and energy in the universe.

At UTSC, the discipline seeks to understand the environment in which humanity developed, from our own solar system to the most distant identifiable entities of space.

Program Details

Degree Offered: Honours Bachelor of Science
Offered as Co-op: No
Program Options: Minor

Program Admissions

Admissions Category: Physical & Environmental Sciences
Supplementary Application Form Required: No
Admission Prerequisites: Advanced Functions, Calculus & Vectors, English, Physics
Approximate Grade Requirements: Mid 70s (Non Co-op)
OUAC Application Code: TSP (Non Co-op)

Student Experience

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