Electromagnetism II
Lectures: Tuesday, Thursday, 12:302:00, WH311
Course Goals
 to develop an understanding of Maxwell's Equations and the link between electricity, magnetism and optics
 to gain experience with Vector Calculus
PreRequisites
PHYS 3P35
Textbook
David J. Griffiths, Introduction to Electrodynamics, 3rd Ed., Upper Saddle River: PrenticeHall, 1999
Topics
 Magnetostatics (Ch. 5)
 Magnetic Fields in Matter (Ch. 6)
 Electrodynamics (Ch. 7)
 Conservation Laws (Ch. 8)
 Electromagnetic Waves (Ch. 9)
Course Policies
 Late Assignments will NOT be accepted.
 Do NOT use MAPLE or other similar programs unless the homework problem explicitly says to. This course is meant to improve analytical mathematical skills.
 A minimum grade of 50 % on the Final Exam is required to pass the course.
 Note that the last day to withdraw without academic penalty is Friday, March 10, 2017.
Marking Scheme
Components 
Dates 
Weight 
Assignments 
Jan. 10, 17, 31, Feb. 7, 28, March 7, 21, 28 
35 % 
Class Tests 
Jan. 26, Feb. 16, March 16 
30 % 
Final Exam 
TBA 
35 % 
