The Physics of Science Fiction and Gaming
The Physics of time travel, teleportation, levitation, invisibility, special effects, and other physics related topics found in literature, film, and gaming. The course will analyze the realism of physical phenomena in these media, and consider the impact of these concepts on science and society.
- PHY131H1/PHY132H1/PHY151H1/PHY152H1 taken previously or concurrently.
- Recommended preparation
optional: Physics Concepts and Connections 5th ed by Hobson
- Breadth requirement
- Distribution requirement
PHY202H1 is primarily intended as a Breadth Requirement course for students in the Humanities and Social Sciences.
- course title
- year of study
- 2nd year
- time and location
24L: LEC0101 and LEC9101: MW2, Online Synchronous 12T: W3/W4, Online Synchronous Flipped Classroom Model
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