Undergraduate Course Catalog 2007-2008

General Information

Faculty/Staff Directory

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Courses:


PHYSICS/BACHELOR OF SCIENCE

Total Credit Hours: 128
Major Credit Hours: 62-69


I. Core Courses (52)
13-200 Calculus I (4)
13-201 Calculus II (4)
13-250 Calculus III (4)
13-300 Differential Equations (4)
17-210 General Physics I (4)
17-211 General Physics I Lab (1)
17-215 General Physics II (4)
17-216 General Physics II Lab (1)
17-240 Introduction to Modern Physics (4)
17-300 Mechanics (4)
17-310 Electricity and Magnetism (4)
17-340 Modern Physics (4)
17-400 Advanced Experimental Physics Lab (4)
70-180 Computer Programming (3)
70-200 Computer Science I: Programming and Algorithm Design (3)

II. Select three electives from the following Physics courses: (6-12)
17-220 Electronic Circuits (4)
17-225 Digital Electronics (4)
17-320 Solid State Physics (3)
17-331 Thermodynamics (3)
17-350 Optics (3)
17-360 An Introduction to Dynamic Meteorology (3)
17-410 Nuclear Physics (3)
17-470 Research (2)
17-475 Research (4)
17-498 Special Topics in Physics (1-4)
17-499 Independent Study (1-4)

III. Select one elective from the following:(4-5)
03-110 General Chemistry I (4)
and
03-111 General Chemistry I Lab (1)
13-275 Linear Algebra (4)
13-350 Numerical Analysis (4)
13-360 Advanced Calculus I (4)
13-430 Complex Variables (4)

IV. The advanced writing requirement is satisfied for Physics majors by successful completion of Modern Physics (17-340) and Advanced Experimental Physics Lab (17-400).