Math Placement

Physics 191

Physics/Astronomy 191 (General Physics, calculus-based) is the first required physics course taken by all physics majors. This course is usually taken in the concurrently with Mathematics 171 (Calculus) in the freshmen year. Students must “place into” Mathematics 171 by taking the UW System Placement exam.

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University of Wisconsin Oshkosh

Physics & Astronomy

N. Halsey Science Center
Room 127 or 142
921 Elmwood Ave.


Department Chair

Dr. Nadia Kaltcheva
Room 337B


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Department Office Hours
7:45 a.m.-4:30 p.m.