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What will I learn?

Explore the physics of diagnosing and treating cancer and other diseases. Specialize in the areas of medical imaging and radiation therapy. You’ll take courses with hands-on laboratory components and be able to tailor your degree by choosing options that match your interests. You can start your career upon graduation or go on to grad or professional schools.

FUNCTIONAL KNOWLEDGE

  • Understanding the various properties, states, structures, and behaviours of matter to a high level
  • Performing quantitative analyses involving mathematics and applied science and physics
  • Applying computer analysis methods and algorithms
  • Developing complex theoretical models to analyze specific behaviours and interactions
  • Operating advanced scientific laboratory equipment and instruments
  • Planning, conducting, recording, and presenting scientific research to a high degree of competency

Sample Courses: Introductory Physics, EM Fields and Photons, Differential Calculus, Introduction to Medical Physics, Cell Biology, Organic Chemistry of Biomolecules

Career Tracks: Professional schools (medicine, dentistry, pharmacy), medical physicist, government/clinical lab tech, industrial/medical research scientist, radiation therapist.

Which department am I in?

Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

Study options

Full Time (4 years)

Tuition fees
CAD$23,500.00 (US$ 18,995) per year
Start date

6 January 2022

Venue

Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

University of Windsor Campus,

Chrysler Hall Tower, 2nd floor, room 207,

WINDSOR,

Ontario (ON),

N9B 3P4, Canada

Entry requirements

For students from United States

All programs require successful completion of the OSS Diploma and a minimum 70% average of six Grade 12 U or M courses, including ENG4U. Applicants who have completed the International Baccalaureate Diploma with a minimum overall score of 24, and passes in a minimum of 6 subjects including at least three courses at the Higher Level will be considered for admission to the University of Windsor. English Language Requirements: A minimum score of 6.5 on the International English Language Testing System (IELTS); or A minimum score of 60 on the Carleton University’s Canadian Academic English Language Assessment (CAEL); or A minimum score of 60 on the Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE); or A minimum overall score of 176 on the Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) or the Cambridge English: Proficiency (CPE); or Successful completion of the University of Windsor's English Language Improvement Program (ELIP) (level III) with a minimum final grade of 75%; or A minimum score of 85 on the English Proficiency Test administered by the English Language Institute of the University of Michigan (MELAB); or A minimum score of 220 with a T.W.E. 4.5 on the Computer-based Test, 83 with an essay score of 20 on the Internet-based Test of English as a Foreign Language (T.O.E.F.L.).

For international students

Education equivalent to the Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) with six Grade 12 academic courses. Grades will be converted to Ontario equivalent grades.

Course Requirements: Grade 12 English, Grade 12 Advanced Functions, and Grade 12 Physics are required. Grade 12 Calculus and Vectors is strongly recommended. Grade 12 Chemistry is recommended. A minimum 70% average of all attempted science and math courses is also required. Minimum Average: 70%.

English Language Proficiency Requirement: Minimum score of 6.5 on the International English Language Testing System (IELTS); Minimum score of 60 on the Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE); minimum overall score of 176 on the Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) or the Cambridge English: Proficiency (CPE); minimum score of 85 on the English Proficiency Test administered by the English Language Institute of the University of Michigan (MELAB); minimum score of 220 with a T.W.E. 4.5 on the Computer-based Test, 83 with an essay score of 20 on the Internet-based Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL); minimum score of 60 on the Carleton University’s Canadian Academic English Language Assessment (CAEL).

Recommended application deadlines for UWindsor’s undergraduate programs are: May 1 for September admissions (Fall); Sept 1 for January admissions (Winter).

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

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