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Required Core Courses

  • Physics

    • Physics/Astronomy 109 General Physics 5 cr.

    • Physics/Astronomy 110 General Physics 5 cr.

    • Physics/Astronomy 206 Introductory Modern Physics 3 cr.

    • Physics/Astronomy 222 Physics Laboratory I 2 cr.

    • Physics/Astronomy 307 Physical Optics 3 cr.

    • Physics/Astronomy 320 Classical Dynamics 3 cr.

    • Physics/Astronomy 322 Physics Laboratory II 2 cr.

    • Physics/Astronomy 408 Statistical Mechanics and Thermodynamics 3 cr.

  • Mathematics

    • Mathematics 171 Calculus I 4 cr.

    • Mathematics 172 Calculus II 4 cr.

    • Mathematics 273 Calculus III 4 cr.

    • Mathematics 371 Differential Equations 3 cr.

  • Comment:

    The mathematics courses listed in the core are not counted as part of the required units (crs.) in the major emphases.

  • Course Offerings:

    • Group 1 Introductory Courses: Physics/Astronomy 103, 104, 106, 107, 108, 109, 110, 113, 114, 123, 124.

    • Group 2 Advanced Courses: Physics/Astronomy 206, 222, 307, 320, 322, 408, 417, 418, 419, 422, 446, 451, 456, 474.

    • Group 3 Applied Physics Courses: Physics/Astronomy 305, 311, 319, 335.

    • Group 4 Service Courses: Physics/Astronomy 105, 201, 202.

    • Group 5 Physical Science Course: Physical Science 101.

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