Pre-2009 Curriculum and Typical Course Schedule

For students who have entered prior to Fall 2009 semester

The core of the major is a general, calculus based introductory sequence, followed by an introduction to modern physics, and then intermediate courses in the fundamentals, e.g., classical mechanics, electromagnetism, thermal physics and statistical mechanics, and quantum physics. You will be provided with a solid grounding in mathematics, in the humanities and social sciences, and have an ability to round out your education with 2 free electives. You will select the balance of your major courses from available elective offerings.

Typical Course Schedule for the Bachelor of Science in Applied Physics

(for students who have entered prior to the fall 2009 semester)

Freshmen Year

Fall Semester


EG 1004 Introduction to Engineering and Design, Credits: 4.00

Spring Semester

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester

 
HU 2104 Modern World History, Credits: 4.00
Free Elective    
  

Spring Semester


PH 2/3*** PH Elective

Junior Year

Fall Semester


PH 2/3*** PH Elective
HuSS Elective

Spring Semester
MA 3*** Math Elective
PH 3/4*** PH Elective
Free Elective
HuSS Elective

Senior Year

Fall Semester
MA 3/4*** Math Elective


PH 3/4/5***    PH Elective

Spring Semester


PH 4/5*** Elective
HuSS Elective

Total credits required for graduation: 128