Undergraduate Course Catalog 2011-2012

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Total Credit Hours: 128
Major Credit Hours: 47

The Physics Transfer Degree Program requirements include an associate’s degree in Electronics from an approved community college or in Non-Destructive Evaluation from Moraine Valley Community College.

I. Core Courses (47)
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 (3)
17-211 General Physics I Lab (1)
17-215 General Physics II (3)
17-216 General Physics II Lab (1)
17-218 General Physics III (3)
17-219 General Physics III Lab (1)
17-300 Mechanics (4)
17-310 Electricity and Magnetism (4)
17-340 Modern Physics (4)
17-400 Advanced Experimental Physics Lab (4)
70-200 Introduction to Computer Science (3)
If any of the Calculus or General Physics courses have been successfully completed at the community college, they need not be repeated at Lewis.

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

III. For General Education requirements for transfer students, see the Chair.