Typical Course Schedule


Below is a semester-by-semester presentation of what your schedule might look like as you work to fulfill the 128 credits required for a Bachelor of Science in Applied Physics degree at the School of Engineering.

Freshman Year

Fall Semester

Choose one1:

[COURSE:CM1004,CM1014]

Take all:

[COURSE:PH1002,MA1024,EXPOS-UA1,EG1001]

1) Choose a 2-semester sequence in chemistry, or a combination of a single semester of chemistry and a semester of biology

Spring Semester

Choose one1:

[COURSE:CM1024,BMS1004]

Take all:

[COURSE:PH1013,MA1124,EXPOS-UA2]

1) Choose a 2-semester sequence in chemistry, or a combination of a single semester of chemistry and a semester of biology

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester

[COURSE:PH2023,PH2121,MA2034,CS1133]

Humanities and Social Sciences Elective 1, Credits: 4.02

2) To gain some breadth and depth of knowledge, take courses in at least two disciplines and at least one course at an advanced level.

Spring Semester

[COURSE:PH2033,PH2104,PH2131,PH2344,MA2114]

Junior Year

Fall Semester

[COURSE:PH3002,PH3234,MA2224]

PH ***3 Physics Elective, Credits: 3.0

Humanities and Social Sciences Elective 2, Credits: 4.02

2) To gain some breadth and depth of knowledge, take courses in at least two disciplines and at least one course at an advanced level.

Spring Semester

[COURSE:PH4364,CM5040]

PH ***4 Physics Elective, Credits: 4.0

MA ***4 Math Elective, Credits: 4.0

Humanities and Social Sciences Elective 3, Credits: 4.02

2) To gain some breadth and depth of knowledge, take courses in at least two disciplines and at least one course at an advanced level.

Senior Year

Fall Semester

[COURSE:PH4124,PH4902,PH4912]

PH ***3 Physics Elective, Credits: 3.0

MA ***3 Math Elective, Credits: 3.0

XYZ ***3 Free Elective, Credits: 3.0

Spring Semester

[COURSE:PH4904]

PH ***3 Physics Electives, Credits: 3.0

PH ***3 Physics Electives, Credits: 3.0

Humanities and Social Sciences Elective 4, Credits: 4.02

XYZ ***3 Free Elective, Credits: 3.0

2) To gain some breadth and depth of knowledge, take courses in at least two disciplines and at least one course at an advanced level.