APSC 278 Materials Science for Engineers




This course is an introduction to the underlying structure of solids from the atomic to the macroscopic scale. Students will examine the nature of defects, microstructure and mechanical, electrical and optical properties of materials.


CHEM 111, PHYS 114 and MATH 116

Course Notes

APSC 278 is an approved Numeracy course for Cap Core requirements. APSC 278 is an approved Quantitative/Analytical course for baccalaureate degrees.

APSC 278 is an approved Science course.

Course Outlines

Please note: Course outlines of record posted may vary from the section syllabus distributed by each instructor (e.g. textbooks, assignments, timing of midterms).

Effective Term
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