Physics courses
Minor in physics
(22 credits)
Course materials
 
Sample physics minor
 
  1. Take     General Physics I
  2. and       General Physics II
  3. and       Classical Mechanics
  4. and       Quantum Mechanics
  5. and       six more PHY credits
  1. Freshman:     PHY 110
  2. Sophomore:   PHY 201 & 202
  3. Junior:            PHY 211 & 331
  4. Senior:           PHY 341
  1. PHY 110:    Concepts in Physics (3 cr.)
  2. PHY 201:    General Physics I (5 cr.)
  3. PHY 202:    General Physics II (5 cr.)
  4. PHY 211:    Computerized Instrumentation (3 cr.)
  5. PHY 311:    Electronic circuits (3 cr.)
  6. PHY 321:    Thermodynamics (3 cr.)
  7. PHY 328:    Thermodynamics Lab (1 cr.)
  8. PHY 331:    Classical Mechanics (3 cr.)
  9. PHY 341:    Quantum Mechanics (3 cr.)
  10. PHY 348:    Quantum Mechanics Lab (1 cr.)
  11. PHY 351:    Classical Electrodynamics (3 cr.)
  12. PHY 421:    Statistical Mechanics (3 cr.)
  13. PHY 428:    Statistical Mechanics Lab (1 cr.)
  14. PHY 491:    Special Topics in Physics (1-3 cr.)
  15. PHY 498:    Undergraduate Research  (1-3 cr.)
  16. PHY 499:    Independent Study (1-3 cr.)
Examples of how to minor in physics:
 
  1. Biophysics concentration (major in biology and minor in physics)
  2. Natural philosophy concentration (major in philosophy and minor in physics)