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Department of Philosophy | Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences Simon Fraser University Calendar | Fall 2021

Philosophy and Methodology of Science

Certificate

Program Requirements

A minimum grade of C- is required in all courses that are used to fulfill the requirements of the certificate. An overall Simon Fraser University cumulative grade point average (CGPA) of 2.25 must be maintained. All upper division philosophy courses must be completed at Simon Fraser University.

Core Courses

Students complete all of

PHIL 144 - Introduction to Philosophy of Science (3)

An introduction to philosophical issues concerning the nature of science. Topics to be discussed include the distinction between science and pseudo-science, the nature of scientific method, the nature of explanation in the natural and social sciences, the phenomenon of scientific change, the relationship between scientific theory and observation, and the objectivity of social science. Students with credit for PHIL 244 may not take this course for further credit. Breadth-Humanities/Sciences.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Holly Andersen
We 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
Fr 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
AQ 3149, Burnaby
AQ 3149, Burnaby
D101 Fr 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
WMC 2501, Burnaby
D102 Fr 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
AQ 5051, Burnaby
D104 Fr 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
WMC 2501, Burnaby
PHIL 201 - Epistemology (3)

A critical overview of recent accounts of the nature and scope of human knowledge and of justified or rational belief, and of philosophical issues that these accounts are intended to address. Prerequisite: One of PHIL 100W (or equivalent), 120W (or equivalent), 121, 144, 150, 151, or COGS 100. Students who have taken PHIL 301 cannot take this course for further credit.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Martin Hahn
Tu 2:30 PM – 5:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
PHIL 203 - Metaphysics (3)

An examination of central problems of metaphysics such as space and time, universals and particulars, substance, identity and individuation and personal identity. Prerequisite: One of PHIL 100W (or equivalent), 120W (or equivalent), 121, 144, 150, 151, or COGS 100.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Jennifer Wang
Th 2:30 PM – 5:20 PM
WMC 3220, Burnaby
PHIL 341 - Philosophy of Science (3) *

A study of the nature of scientific enquiry, classificatory systems, laws and theories, the role of observation in science, the demarcation between science and non-science, causality, the status of theoretical constructs, and teleological explanation. Prerequisite: Either one of: PHIL 201 or 203; or both of PHIL 100W (or equivalent) and COGS 200.

* Students may, with approval from the Certificate Advisor(s), replace PHIL 341 with another 300- or 400-level course on a suitable topic.

Additional Courses

Students complete one of

MATH 125 - Introduction to Mathematical Methods in the Physical Sciences-l (3)

Review of limits and differentiation. Complex numbers and link to polar coordinates. Mathematics of kinematics, including vectors and parametrics curves. Area and Riemann sums. Definite and indefinite integration. Fundamental Theorems of Calculus. Techniques of integration and approximation of integrals. Series and tests of convergence. Taylor series. Solution of first and constant-coefficient second order ODE. Prerequisite: MATH 150 or MATH 151 or MATH 154 with a grade of at least B or IB Mathematics HL with a score of 6 or better or AP Calculus AB or BC with a grade of at least 4, or BC Calculus 12 and a pass on the Calculus Challenge Exam. And Permission of the Department. Recommended corequisite: Physics 125.

MATH 126 - Introduction to Mathematical Methods in the Physical Sciences-ll (3)

Partial differentiation and applications. Taylor series of functions of two variables. Method of characteristics for 1-D transport and wave equations. Similarity solutions including plane waves, traveling waves and scaling solutions, with applications in the physical sciences. Introduction to vector calculus, including differentiation, decompositions via potentials. Curvilinear coordinate systems. Multivariate integration, including Green's, the Stokes and the Divergence theorem. Introduction to abstract vector spaces. Linear independence. Inner products and orthogonality. Fourier Series. Prerequisite: A grade of C+ or higher in Math 125 or Math 152, and permission of the department. Recommended Corequisite: Physics 126.

MATH 150 - Calculus I with Review (4)

Designed for students specializing in mathematics, physics, chemistry, computing science and engineering. Topics as for Math 151 with a more extensive review of functions, their properties and their graphs. Recommended for students with no previous knowledge of Calculus. In addition to regularly scheduled lectures, students enrolled in this course are encouraged to come for assistance to the Calculus Workshop (Burnaby), or Math Open Lab (Surrey). Prerequisite: Pre-Calculus 12 (or equivalent) with a grade of at least B+, or MATH 100 with a grade of at least B-, or achieving a satisfactory grade on the Simon Fraser University Calculus Readiness Test. Students with credit for either MATH 151, 154 or 157 may not take MATH 150 for further credit. Quantitative.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D200 Natalia Kouzniak
Mo, We, Fr 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
We 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D400 Sophie Burrill
Mo, We, Fr 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
Tu 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
OP01 TBD
OP02 TBD
MATH 151 - Calculus I (3)

Designed for students specializing in mathematics, physics, chemistry, computing science and engineering. Logarithmic and exponential functions, trigonometric functions, inverse functions. Limits, continuity, and derivatives. Techniques of differentiation, including logarithmic and implicit differentiation. The Mean Value Theorem. Applications of differentiation including extrema, curve sketching, Newton's method. Introduction to modeling with differential equations. Polar coordinates, parametric curves. Prerequisite: Pre-Calculus 12 (or equivalent) with a grade of at least A, or MATH 100 with a grade of at least B, or achieving a satisfactory grade on the Simon Fraser University Calculus Readiness Test. Students with credit for either MATH 150, 154 or 157 may not take MATH 151 for further credit. Quantitative.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Nils Bruin
Mo, We, Fr 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D200 Justin Chan
Mo, We, Fr 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
OP01 TBD
OP02 TBD
MATH 152 - Calculus II (3)

Riemann sum, Fundamental Theorem of Calculus, definite, indefinite and improper integrals, approximate integration, integration techniques, applications of integration. First-order separable differential equations and growth models. Sequences and series, series tests, power series, convergence and applications of power series. Prerequisite: MATH 150 or 151, with a minimum grade of C-; or MATH 154 or 157 with a grade of at least B. Students with credit for MATH 155 or 158 may not take this course for further credit. Quantitative.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Nathan Ilten
Mo, We, Fr 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
OP01 TBD
MATH 154 - Calculus I for the Biological Sciences (3)

Designed for students specializing in the biological and medical sciences. Topics include: limits, growth rate and the derivative; elementary functions, optimization and approximation methods, and their applications; mathematical models of biological processes. Prerequisite: Pre-Calculus 12 (or equivalent) with a grade of at least B, or MATH 100 with a grade of at least C, or achieving a satisfactory grade on the Simon Fraser University Calculus Readiness Test. Students with credit for either MATH 150, 151 or 157 may not take MATH 154 for further credit. Quantitative.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Tom Archibald
Mo, We, Fr 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D200 Ailene MacPherson
Mo, We, Fr 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
OP01 TBD
OP02 TBD
MATH 155 - Calculus II for the Biological Sciences (3)

Designed for students specializing in the biological and medical sciences. Topics include: the integral, partial derivatives, differential equations, linear systems, and their applications; mathematical models of biological processes. Prerequisite: MATH 150, 151 or 154, with a minimum grade of C-; or MATH 157 with a grade of at least B. Students with credit for MATH 152 or 158 may not take this course for further credit. Quantitative.

MATH 157 - Calculus I for the Social Sciences (3)

Designed for students specializing in business or the social sciences. Topics include: limits, growth rate and the derivative; logarithmic, exponential and trigonometric functions and their application to business, economics, optimization and approximation methods; introduction to functions of several variables with emphasis on partial derivatives and extrema. Prerequisite: Pre-Calculus 12 (or equivalent) with a grade of at least B, or MATH 100 with a grade of at least C, or achieving a satisfactory grade on the Simon Fraser University Calculus Readiness Test. Students with credit for either MATH 150, 151 or 154 may not take MATH 157 for further credit. Quantitative.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Jonathan Jedwab
Mo, We, Fr 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D200 Luis Goddyn
Mo, We, Fr 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
OP01 TBD
OP02 TBD
MATH 158 - Calculus II for the Social Sciences (3)

Designed for students specializing in business or the social sciences. Topics include: theory of integration, integration techniques, applications of integration; functions of several variables with emphasis on double and triple integrals and their applications; introduction to differential equations with emphasis on some special first-order equations and their applications; sequences and series. Prerequisite: MATH 150 or 151 or 154 or 157, with a minimum grade of C-. Students with credit for MATH 152 or 155 may not take MATH 158 for further credit. Quantitative.

and two of

BISC 101 - General Biology (4)

An introduction to the biochemical and physiological mechanisms of living organisms. Topics covered include cell structure and function, DNA replication and the flow of genetic information, enzyme function, metabolism and physiology of microorganisms, plants, and animals. Prerequisite: High school Biology 12 (or equivalent) with a C grade or better, or BISC 100 with C- or better, or BISC 113 with C+ or better, or HSCI 100 with C+ or better; and High school Chemistry 12 (or equivalent) with a C grade or better, or CHEM 111 with a C- or better. Breadth-Science.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Tony Williams
Megan Barker
Tu 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
Th 9:30 AM – 11:20 AM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D101 Tu 11:30 AM – 1:20 PM
Th 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
SWH 10075, Burnaby
D102 Tu 11:30 AM – 1:20 PM
Th 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
WMC 3517, Burnaby
D103 Tu 11:30 AM – 1:20 PM
Th 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
AQ 5005, Burnaby
D104 Tu 1:30 PM – 3:20 PM
Th 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
AQ 5006, Burnaby
D105 Tu 1:30 PM – 3:20 PM
Th 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
RCB 5118, Burnaby
D106 Tu 1:30 PM – 3:20 PM
Th 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
RCB 5120, Burnaby
D107 We 11:30 AM – 1:20 PM
Fr 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
RCB 6101, Burnaby
D108 We 11:30 AM – 1:20 PM
Fr 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
WMC 3513, Burnaby
D109 We 11:30 AM – 1:20 PM
Fr 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
AQ 5030, Burnaby
D110 We 1:30 PM – 3:20 PM
Fr 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
AQ 5005, Burnaby
D111 We 1:30 PM – 3:20 PM
Fr 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
AQ 5006, Burnaby
D112 We 1:30 PM – 3:20 PM
Fr 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
AQ 5006, Burnaby
D113 Tu 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
Th 11:30 AM – 1:20 PM
WMC 2522, Burnaby
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D114 Tu 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
Th 1:30 PM – 3:20 PM
AQ 2122, Burnaby
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D115 We 1:30 PM – 3:20 PM
Fr 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
AQ 5037, Burnaby
D116 Tu 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
Th 11:30 AM – 1:20 PM
AQ 5008, Burnaby
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D117 Tu 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
Th 1:30 PM – 3:20 PM
AQ 5018, Burnaby
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D118 Tu 11:30 AM – 1:20 PM
Fr 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
AQ 5039, Burnaby
D119 Tu 11:30 AM – 1:20 PM
Th 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
AQ 5014, Burnaby
D200 Tony Williams
Megan Barker
Tu 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
Th 9:30 AM – 11:20 AM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D201 We 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
Th 11:30 AM – 1:20 PM
SRYC 2990, Surrey
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D202 We 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
Th 11:30 AM – 1:20 PM
SRYC 2990, Surrey
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D203 We 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
Th 11:30 AM – 1:20 PM
SRYC 2995, Surrey
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D204 We 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
Th 1:30 PM – 3:20 PM
SRYC 2990, Surrey
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D205 We 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
Th 1:30 PM – 3:20 PM
SRYC 2990, Surrey
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D206 We 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
Th 1:30 PM – 3:20 PM
SRYC 2995, Surrey
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D900 Tony Williams
Megan Barker
Tu 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
Th 9:30 AM – 11:20 AM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D901 Tu 11:30 AM – 1:20 PM
Th 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D902 Tu 1:30 PM – 3:20 PM
Th 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D903 We 11:30 AM – 1:20 PM
Fr 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
BISC 102 - General Biology (4)

Survey of the diversity of life, and its evolutionary history on earth. The student is introduced to the study of genetics, development, and evolution, giving an overview of how these processes interact to produce form and function. Also included are principles of behavior and ecological relationships of organisms to each other and their environment. Prerequisite: High school biology 12 (or equivalent) with a C grade or better, or BISC 100 with C- or better, or BISC 113 with C+ or better, or HSCI 100 with C+ or better. Breadth-Science.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 John Reynolds
Kevin Lam
Kathleen Fitzpatrick
Tu, Th 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D101 Th 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
WMC 2521, Burnaby
D102 Th 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
AQ 5006, Burnaby
D103 Th 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
WMC 2521, Burnaby
D104 Th 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
AQ 5006, Burnaby
D105 Th 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
WMC 2521, Burnaby
D106 Th 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
AQ 5006, Burnaby
D107 Th 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
AQ 4115, Burnaby
D108 Th 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
AQ 5037, Burnaby
D109 Th 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
WMC 2521, Burnaby
D110 Th 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
BLU 11901, Burnaby
D111 Th 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
AQ 5006, Burnaby
D112 Th 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
BLU 11901, Burnaby
D113 Th 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
AQ 5014, Burnaby
D114 Th 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
AQ 5027, Burnaby
D900 John Reynolds
Kevin Lam
Kathleen Fitzpatrick
Tu, Th 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D901 Th 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D902 Th 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D903 Th 5:30 PM – 6:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D904 Th 5:30 PM – 6:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
CHEM 121 - General Chemistry and Laboratory I (4)

Atomic and molecular structure; chemical bonding; thermochemistry; elements; periodic table; gases liquids, solids, and solutions. This course includes a laboratory component. Prerequisite: Chemistry 12 with a minimum grade of C, or CHEM 109 or 111 with a minimum grade of C-. Students with credit for CHEM 120 or 125 may not take this course for further credit. Quantitative/Breadth-Science.

CHEM 122 - General Chemistry II (2)

Chemical equilibria; electrochemistry; chemical thermodynamics; kinetics. Students who intend to take further laboratory courses in chemistry should take CHEM 122 concurrently with CHEM 126. Prerequisite: CHEM 120 or 121 with a minimum grade of C-. Students with credit for CHEM 124 or CHEM 180 may not take this course for further credit. Quantitative.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 John Canal
TBD
D101 We 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
BLU 10655, Burnaby
D102 We 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
RCB 5120, Burnaby
D103 We 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
AQ 4150, Burnaby
D104 We 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
EDB 9651, Burnaby
D105 Th 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
WMC 3255, Burnaby
D106 Th 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
WMC 3250, Burnaby
D107 Fr 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
AQ 5005, Burnaby
D108 Fr 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
BLU 9655, Burnaby
D109 Fr 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
WMC 2503, Burnaby
D111 Fr 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
WMC 3255, Burnaby
D700 John Canal
TBD
D702 Fr 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
CMPT 120 - Introduction to Computing Science and Programming I (3)

An elementary introduction to computing science and computer programming, suitable for students with little or no programming background. Students will learn fundamental concepts and terminology of computing science, acquire elementary skills for programming in a high-level language, e.g. Python. The students will be exposed to diverse fields within, and applications of computing science. Topics will include: pseudocode; data types and control structures; fundamental algorithms; recursion; reading and writing files; measuring performance of algorithms; debugging tools; basic terminal navigation using shell commands. Treatment is informal and programming is presented as a problem-solving tool. Prerequisite: BC Math 12 or equivalent is recommended. Students with credit for CMPT 102, 128, 130 or 166 may not take this course for further credit. Students who have taken CMPT 125, 129, 130 or 135 first may not then take this course for further credit. Quantitative/Breadth-Science.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Victor Cheung
Mo 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
We 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D101 Victor Cheung
We 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D102 Victor Cheung
We 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D103 Victor Cheung
We 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D104 Victor Cheung
We 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D105 Victor Cheung
We 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D106 Victor Cheung
We 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D107 Victor Cheung
We 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D108 Victor Cheung
We 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D200 Diana Cukierman
Mo, We, Fr 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D300 Angelica Lim
Mo, We, Fr 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D400 Angelica Lim
Mo, We, Fr 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
CMPT 125 - Introduction to Computing Science and Programming II (3)

A rigorous introduction to computing science and computer programming, suitable for students who already have some background in computing science and programming. Intended for students who will major in computing science or a related program. Topics include: memory management; fundamental algorithms; formally analyzing the running time of algorithms; abstract data types and elementary data structures; object-oriented programming and software design; specification and program correctness; reading and writing files; debugging tools; shell commands. Prerequisite: CMPT 120 with a minimum grade of C-. Students with credit for CMPT 126, 129, 135 or CMPT 200 or higher may not take this course for further credit. Quantitative.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Igor Shinkar
Mo 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
We 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
AQ 3181, Burnaby
SSCC 9002, Burnaby
D101 Igor Shinkar
We 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
ASB 9838, Burnaby
D102 Igor Shinkar
We 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
ASB 9838, Burnaby
D103 Igor Shinkar
We 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
ASB 9838, Burnaby
D104 Igor Shinkar
We 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
ASB 9838, Burnaby
D105 Igor Shinkar
We 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
ASB 9838, Burnaby
D106 Igor Shinkar
We 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
ASB 9838, Burnaby
D107 Igor Shinkar
We 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
ASB 9838, Burnaby
D108 Igor Shinkar
We 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
ASB 9838, Burnaby
EASC 101 - Dynamic Earth (3)

Dynamic Earth offers an introduction to minerals, rocks, geologic resources and processes. Plate tectonics is the unifying theory of geology and is the focus as we learn how the Earth changes over geologic time and results in the formation of volcanoes and mountain belts, faults, folds and earthquakes. Breadth-Science.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Daniel Marshall
Mo, We 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D101 Mo 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
TASC1 7005, Burnaby
D102 Mo 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
TASC1 7011, Burnaby
D103 We 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
TASC1 7005, Burnaby
D104 We 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
TASC1 7011, Burnaby
D105 Tu 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
TASC1 7005, Burnaby
D106 Tu 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
TASC1 7011, Burnaby
EASC 210 - Evolving Earth (3)

The Earth has evolved dramatically over its 4.6 billion-year history. We explore the evolution of Earth's tectonic plates, oceans and atmosphere through time. We also review the appearance of life, its evolution and diversification, biological-geological interactions, and the occurrence and impact of mass extinction events. Prerequisite: EASC 101 with a grade of C- or better. Breadth-Science.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Cindy Hansen
Mo, We 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D101 Th 9:30 AM – 12:20 PM
TASC1 7011, Burnaby
ENSC 100W - Engineering, Science and Society (3)

We study the history of engineering, its changing relationship to the sciences, and its effects upon society. We cover the ethical and environmental implications of engineering choices. We briefly explore the fundamental concepts in artificial intelligence, information theory, and thermodynamics. Students in the course will work together in small teams to complete a practical engineering design project. Corequisite: ENSC 105W. Students with credit for ENSC 100, CMPT 106, ENSC 106, or MSE 102 may not take this course for further credit. Writing/Breadth-Hum/Science.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Michael Hegedus
Mo 12:30 PM – 2:20 PM
We 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
SSCB 9200, Burnaby
SSCB 9200, Burnaby
LA05 Michael Hegedus
We 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
WMC 2530, Burnaby
LA06 Michael Hegedus
We 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
WMC 2523, Burnaby
LA07 Michael Hegedus
We 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
WMC 2522, Burnaby
LA08 Michael Hegedus
We 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
WMC 2530, Burnaby
LA09 Michael Hegedus
We 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
WMC 2523, Burnaby
LA11 Michael Hegedus
Th 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
WMC 2530, Burnaby
LA12 Michael Hegedus
Th 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
WMC 2533, Burnaby
LA13 Michael Hegedus
Tu 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
WMC 2530, Burnaby
LA14 Michael Hegedus
Th 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
WMC 2530, Burnaby
LA15 Michael Hegedus
Th 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
WMC 2530, Burnaby
LA17 Michael Hegedus
Th 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
WMC 2530, Burnaby
LA18 Michael Hegedus
Th 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
WMC 2523, Burnaby
LA19 Michael Hegedus
Th 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
WMC 2530, Burnaby
LA20 Michael Hegedus
Th 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
WMC 3515, Burnaby
LA21 Michael Hegedus
Tu 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
WMC 2533, Burnaby
LA22 Michael Hegedus
Th 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
WMC 2530, Burnaby
LA23 Michael Hegedus
Fr 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
WMC 2530, Burnaby
LA24 Michael Hegedus
Fr 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
WMC 2523, Burnaby
LA25 Michael Hegedus
Fr 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
WMC 2530, Burnaby
LA26 Michael Hegedus
Fr 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
WMC 2523, Burnaby
LA27 Michael Hegedus
Fr 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
WMC 2530, Burnaby
LA28 Michael Hegedus
Fr 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
WMC 2531, Burnaby
LA29 Michael Hegedus
Fr 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
WMC 2530, Burnaby
LA30 Michael Hegedus
Fr 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
WMC 2531, Burnaby
ENSC 105W - Process, Form, and Convention in Professional Genres (3)

The course teaches fundamentals of informative and persuasive communication for professional engineers and computer scientists in order to assist students in thinking critically about various contemporary technical, social, and ethical issues. It focuses on communicating technical information clearly and concisely, managing issues of persuasion when communicating with diverse audiences, presentation skills, and teamwork. Corequisite: CMPT 106, ENSC 100 or ENSC 106. Students with credit for CMPT 105W, ENSC 102, MSE 101W or SEE 101W may not take ENSC 105W for further credit. Writing.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Chelsey Currie
Mo, We, Fr 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
GEOG 111 - Earth Systems (3)

An introduction to landforms, climates, soils and vegetation; their origins, distributions, interrelationships and roles in the ecosystem. Laboratory work and field trips are included. Breadth-Science.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Andrew Perkins
Tu 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D101 Tu 12:30 PM – 2:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D102 Tu 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D103 Tu 4:30 PM – 6:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D104 Th 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D105 We 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D106 We 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D107 We 4:30 PM – 6:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D108 Th 12:30 PM – 2:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D109 Th 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D110 Fr 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D111 We 12:30 PM – 2:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D112 Fr 12:30 PM – 2:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D113 We 8:30 AM – 10:20 AM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
GEOG 213 - Introduction to Geomorphology (3)

An exploration of the processes that shape Earth's surface and the landforms that result. Prerequisite: GEOG 111 or EASC 101. Quantitative/Breadth-Science.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Jeremy Venditti
Mo 12:30 PM – 2:20 PM
AQ 3154, Burnaby
D101 Mo 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
WMC 3251, Burnaby
D102 Mo 4:30 PM – 6:20 PM
AQ 5050, Burnaby
D103 Tu 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
AQ 5038, Burnaby
GEOG 214 - Weather and Climate (3)

An examination of the basic principles and processes governing the Earth's weather and climate. Topics include: radiation, greenhouse effect, clouds, precipitation, atmospheric circulation, mid-latitude cyclones, tropical storms, climate change. Prerequisite: GEOG 111. Quantitative.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Wolf Read
Th 12:30 PM – 2:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D101 Th 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D102 Th 4:30 PM – 6:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D103 Fr 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
GEOG 215 - The Biosphere (3)

An introduction to the planetary biosphere, its living organisms, and their interactions with each other and the Earth system. Prerequisite: GEOG 111.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Bing Lu
Tu 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D101 We 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D102 We 12:30 PM – 2:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
LING 100 - Communication and Language (3)

Explores the foundations of human language from a variety of perspectives. Young children acquire language effortlessly. How is this possible, and why is it so much more challenging to learn a new language later in life? How does the human brain use complex grammatical systems to communicate? Students will learn new ways to think critically about language and communication. Open to all students. Breadth-Social Sciences.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Trude Heift
Fr 2:30 PM – 5:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
LING 111 - The Wonder of Words (3)

Introduces students to theories about words and vocabulary. Explores topics such as the roots of the English vocabulary, how we create new words and how we learn them. Also discusses practical applications such as constructed languages for use in science fiction, and word recognition in artificial intelligence. Open to all students. Students with credit for LING 110 may not take this course for further credit. Breadth-Social Sciences.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Wei Wah Wong
Mo 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
LING 220 - Introduction to Linguistics (3)

Explores how language works. Introduces students to the systematic nature of language by exploring the patterns of sounds, words, sentences and meanings in English and other languages. Develops problem-solving and critical thinking skills through hands-on training in pattern recognition and language data analysis. Open to all students. Breadth-Social Sciences.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Ivelina Koleva Tchizmarova
TBD
D101 We 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
AQ 5027, Burnaby
D102 We 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
WMC 2533, Burnaby
D103 We 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
AQ 5051, Burnaby
D104 Th 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
WMC 3535, Burnaby
D105 Th 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
WMC 3513, Burnaby
D106 Th 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
WMC 2533, Burnaby
D200 Ivelina Koleva Tchizmarova
TBD
D201 Tu 5:30 PM – 6:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D202 Tu 6:30 PM – 7:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
MACM 101 - Discrete Mathematics I (3)

Introduction to counting, induction, automata theory, formal reasoning, modular arithmetic. Prerequisite: BC Math 12 (or equivalent), or any of MATH 100, 150, 151, 154, 157. Quantitative/Breadth-Science.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Andrei Bulatov
Mo 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
Th 8:30 AM – 10:20 AM
AQ 3182, Burnaby
RCB IMAGTH, Burnaby
D101 Andrei Bulatov
Th 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
SWH 10061, Burnaby
D102 Andrei Bulatov
Th 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
WMC 3510, Burnaby
D103 Andrei Bulatov
Th 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
BLU 11911, Burnaby
D104 Andrei Bulatov
Th 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
AQ 5014, Burnaby
D105 Andrei Bulatov
Th 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
AQ 5020, Burnaby
D106 Andrei Bulatov
Th 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
SWH 10051, Burnaby
D107 Andrei Bulatov
Th 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
AQ 5004, Burnaby
D108 Andrei Bulatov
Th 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
BLU 11911, Burnaby
D200 Harinder Khangura
Mo, We, Fr 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SRYE 1002, Surrey
D201 Harinder Khangura
Th 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
SRYE 4013, Surrey
D202 Harinder Khangura
Th 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
SRYE 4024, Surrey
D203 Harinder Khangura
Th 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SRYE 4013, Surrey
D204 Harinder Khangura
Th 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SRYE 4024, Surrey
D205 Harinder Khangura
Th 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
SRYE 4013, Surrey
D206 Harinder Khangura
Th 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
SRYE 4024, Surrey
D207 Harinder Khangura
Th 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SRYE 3024, Surrey
D208 Harinder Khangura
Th 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
SRYE 3024, Surrey
D300 Steve Pearce
Mo 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
We 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
RCB IMAGTH, Burnaby
WMC 3520, Burnaby
D301 Steve Pearce
Tu 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
BLU 10021, Burnaby
D302 Steve Pearce
Tu 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
WMC 2523, Burnaby
D303 Steve Pearce
Tu 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
WMC 2523, Burnaby
D304 Steve Pearce
Tu 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
AQ 5014, Burnaby
D305 Steve Pearce
Tu 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
BLU 11911, Burnaby
D306 Steve Pearce
Tu 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
BLU 10901, Burnaby
D307 Steve Pearce
Tu 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
AQ 5004, Burnaby
D308 Steve Pearce
Tu 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
EDB 9651, Burnaby
MACM 201 - Discrete Mathematics II (3)

A continuation of MACM 101. Topics covered include graph theory, trees, inclusion-exclusion, generating functions, recurrence relations, and optimization and matching. Prerequisite: MACM 101 or (ENSC 251 and one of MATH 232 or MATH 240). Quantitative.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Jamie Mulholland
Mo, We, Fr 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D200 Amarpreet Rattan
Mo, We, Fr 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
OP01 TBD
OP02 TBD
PHYS 101 - Physics for the Life Sciences I (3)

Force and motion, conservation of energy and momentum, fluids, properties of soft matter and thermal physics with applications taken from the life sciences. Prerequisite: BC Principles of Physics 12 or PHYS 100 or equivalent, with a minimum grade of C-. This prerequisite may be waived, at the discretion of the department, as determined by the student's performance on a regularly scheduled PHYS 100 final exam. Please consult the physics advisor for further details. Corequisite: MATH 150 or 151 or 154 or 157; BISC 100 or 101 or 102. Recommended Corequisite: PHYS 132. Students with credit for PHYS 120, 125 or 140 may not take this course for further credit. Quantitative/Breadth-Science.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Joanna Woo
Mo, We, Fr 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D101 Tu 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
SSCP 8445.2, Burnaby
D102 Tu 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
AQ 5047, Burnaby
D103 Tu 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
SSCP 8445.2, Burnaby
D104 Tu 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
WMC 3253, Burnaby
D105 Tu 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
WMC 3210, Burnaby
D106 Tu 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
BLU 9655, Burnaby
D107 Tu 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
AQ 5051, Burnaby
D108 We 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
SSCP 8445.2, Burnaby
D109 We 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
AQ 5018, Burnaby
D110 We 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SSCP 8445.2, Burnaby
D111 We 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
BLU 10655, Burnaby
D112 We 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
BLU 10921, Burnaby
D113 Th 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
SSCP 8445.2, Burnaby
D114 Th 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
EDB 9651, Burnaby
D115 Th 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
AQ 5018, Burnaby
D116 Th 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
AQ 5018, Burnaby
D117 Th 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
,
PHYS 102 - Physics for the Life Sciences II (3)

Waves and optics; electricity and magnetism; modern physics emphasizing radioactivity, with applications taken from the life sciences. Prerequisite: PHYS 101 or 120 or 125 or 140; MATH 150 or 151 or 154 or 157; both with a minimum grade of C-. Corequisite: BISC 100 or 101 or 102. Recommended Corequisites: MATH 152, 155 or 158; PHYS 133. Students with credit for PHYS 121, 126, or 141 may not take this course for further credit. Quantitative/Breadth-Science.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Nancy Forde
Mo, We, Fr 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D101 Tu 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
AQ 5009, Burnaby
D102 Tu 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
SSCP 8445.2, Burnaby
D103 Tu 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
WMC 3253, Burnaby
D104 Tu 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
SSCP 8445.2, Burnaby
D105 Tu 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SSCP 8445.2, Burnaby
D106 Tu 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
SSCP 8445.2, Burnaby
D107 We 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
AQ 5037, Burnaby
D108 We 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
,
D109 We 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
SSCP 8445.2, Burnaby
D110 We 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
WMC 2501, Burnaby
D111 We 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
SSCP 8445.2, Burnaby
D112 Th 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
WMC 2531, Burnaby
D113 We 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
SSCP 8445.2, Burnaby
D114 Th 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
,
D300 Daria Ahrensmeier
Tu, Th 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
SRYC 2975, Surrey
PHYS 120 - Mechanics and Modern Physics (3)

A general calculus-based introduction to mechanics. Topics include translational and rotational motion, momentum, energy, gravitation, and selected topics in modern physics. Prerequisite: BC Principles of Physics 12 or PHYS 100 or equivalent, with a minimum grade of C-. This prerequisite may be waived, at the discretion of the department, as determined by the student's performance on a regularly scheduled PHYS 100 final exam. Please consult the physics advisor for further details. Corequisite: MATH 150 or 151 or 154. Recommended Corequisite: PHYS 132. Students with credit for PHYS 101, 125 or 140 may not take this course for further credit. Quantitative/Breadth-Science.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Matthias Danninger
Mo, We, Fr 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D101 Th 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
SSCP 9416, Burnaby
D102 Tu 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
WMC 3515, Burnaby
D103 Tu 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
WMC 3515, Burnaby
D104 Th 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
SSCP 9416, Burnaby
D105 Tu 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
AQ 5009, Burnaby
D106 Th 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
SSCP 9416, Burnaby
D107 Th 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
SSCP 9416, Burnaby
D108 Th 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
SSCP 9416, Burnaby
D109 Th 5:30 PM – 6:20 PM
SSCP 9416, Burnaby
D110 Th 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
AQ 5037, Burnaby
D111 Th 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
SSCP 9416, Burnaby
D112 Th 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
WMC 2501, Burnaby
D113 Th 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
WMC 2531, Burnaby
D114 Th 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
AQ 5009, Burnaby
D115 Th 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
,
D116 Th 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
,
D117 Th 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
SSCP 9416, Burnaby
D118 Th 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SSCP 9416, Burnaby
D119 Th 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
SSCP 9416, Burnaby
PHYS 121 - Optics, Electricity and Magnetism (3)

A general calculus-based introduction to electricity, magnetism and optics. Topics include electricity, magnetism, simple circuits, optics and topics from applied physics. Prerequisite: PHYS 120 or 125 or 140, with a minimum grade of C-, or PHYS 101 with a minimum grade of B. Corequisite: MATH 152 or 155. Recommended Corequisite: PHYS 133. Students with credit for PHYS 102, 126 or 141 may not take this course for further credit. Quantitative/Breadth-Science.

PSYC 100 - Introduction to Psychology I (3)

Acquaints the student with the major issues in contemporary psychology and considers the historical antecedents. Special attention is given to questions of methodology and research design in psychology. Topics in physiological psychology, perception, learning and motivation are considered. Breadth-Social Sciences.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 George Alder
Th 12:30 PM – 2:20 PM
RCB IMAGTH, Burnaby
D101 George Alder
Mo 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
RCB IMAGTH, Burnaby
D200 Russell Day
We, Fr 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
RCB IMAGTH, Burnaby
D300 Diana Lim
Mo 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
Th 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D900 Sarah Coupland
Mo 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
Th 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
SRYC 5280, Surrey
SRYC 5280, Surrey
PSYC 102 - Introduction to Psychology II (3)

Acquaints the student with major issues in contemporary psychology and considers their historical antecedents. Topics in learning, cognition, social psychology and abnormal psychology are considered. Recommended: PSYC 100 is recommended but not required. Breadth-Social Sciences.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Diana Lim
We 2:30 PM – 5:20 PM
RCB IMAGTH, Burnaby
D900 Diana Lim
Mo 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
Th 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
SRYC 5280, Surrey
SRYC 5280, Surrey