Engineering Physics Technology

Code 244.A0
SecteurÉlectrotechnique (09)
Code CUISEP455/456-000.CP
Nombre d'unités91 2/3
StatutProgram approved in 2002. Modified in 2014.
Organismes scolaires offrant le programme
Ce programme est offert en langue française : 
Technologie du génie physique

Objectifs du programme

Enable students to acquire competence in the exercise of the profession, i.e. carrying out the tasks and activities of the profession at the level required for entry into the job market; help students integrate into the working world by familiarizing them with the job market in general and the specific context of the selected profession; foster the students' personal growth and encourage their continuing professional development; ensure students' future job mobility by helping them to acquire career-management skills.

Durée de la formation

Spécifique (heures)Totale (heures)

La durée totale inclut des cours de formation générale commune à tous les programmes pour 420 heures, des cours de formation générale propre à ce programme pour 150 heures ainsi que des cours de formation générale complémentaire pour 90 heures.

Les durées correspondent à la formation théorique et au travail de laboratoire des cours; elles excluent donc les heures de travail personnel de l'étudiante ou de l'étudiant.

Conditions d'admission

To be admitted to the program, a person must meet the general requirements for admission set out in the College Education Regulations, as well as the following special conditions, where applicable:

Must have passed the following secondary-level course(s):

• Sec. V TS or S – Secondary V Mathematics: Technical and Scientific (564506) or Science (565506) Options
• Sec. IV EST or SE – Secondary IV Environmental Science and Technology (558404) or Science and the Environment (558402)

Professions visées (IMT En ligne d'Emploi Québec)

Electrical and electronics engineering technologists and technicians (2241)

Appellation(s) d'emploi

technicien/technicienne de laboratoire de sciences physiques

Relation avec le marché du travail

Insertion au marché du travail   (Information provenant du MEES)

Contenu du programme

Numéro ou code Énoncé de la compétence
027A To analyze information on work environments in applied physics technology
027B To solve mathematics problems related to applied physics
027C To troubleshoot an apparatus used in applied physics
027D To analyze the dynamic and fluid dynamic parts of systems
027E To characterize a component or an apparatus using geometric optics set-ups
027F To validate a method of measurement
027G To assemble applied physics apparatus
027H To use design and simulation software
027J To set up a measuring chain
027K To establish the relationships between atomic models and material properties
027L To characterize materials
027M To analyze thermal systems
027N To characterize a wave, a component or an apparatus using wave optics set-ups
027P To characterize waves, components or apparatus using guided optics set-ups
027Q To program a data acquisition and processing system
027R To set up a positioning system
027S To characterize a wave, a component or an apparatus using acoustic set-ups
027T To develop an applied physics apparatus
027U To develop an applied physics component
027V To participate in setting up and managing a laboratory or production site
027W To participate in improving a manufacturing process in an applied physics context
027X To participate in designing an apparatus or component used in applied physics
Number of hours alloted to specific training: 2130 hours