Physics Curriculum

Mathematical Physics, B.S.

MATH 181

Calculus I

4

MATH 201

Resear Methods in Mathematics

1

MATH 282

Calculus II

4

MATH 283

Calculus III

4

MATH 321

Differential Equations

3

MATH 361

Introduction to Linear Algebra

3

MATH 381

Complex Variables

3

MATH 411

Numerical Analysis

3

MATH 431

Modern Algebra or

MATH 471

Advanced Calculus

3

MATH455

Probability Theory

3

MATH 485

Portfolio

1

PHYS 121

General Physics I

4

PHYS 122

General Physics II

4

PHYS 221

General Physics with Calculus I

1

PHYS 222

General Physics with Calculus II

1

PHYS 311

Modern Physics

3

PHYS 322

Classical Mechanics

3

PHYS 351

Electromagnetic Fields

3

PHYS 411

Quantum Mechanics

3

Total:

54

Required cognates:

CHEM 111

General Chemistry 1

4

CHEM 112

General Chemistry II

4

CSIS 110

Principles of Computer Progrmming I

3

or equivalent

Minor in Physics

PHYS 121

General Physics I

4

PHYS 122

General Physics II

4

PHYS 221

General Physics with Calculus I

1

PHYS 222

General Physics with Calculus II

1

PHYS 311

Modern Physics

3

PHYS

Electives 3 hours upper division

6

Total:

19

Teaching Certification Program

The following Physical Science major is for teaching certification only. Requirements for certification are listed in the Education section of this Bulletin.

You must make formal application for admittance to the Teacher Education Program. Applications are available at the Education Department office.

Physical Science with Physics Emphasis, B.S. Secondary Teaching Area

PHYS 112

Introductory Astronomy

4

PHYS 121

General Physics I

4

PHYS 122

General Physics II

4

PHYS 221

General Physics with Calculus I

1

PHYS 222

General Physics with Calculus II

1

PHYS 311

Modern Physics

3

PHYS 322

Classical Mechanics

3

PHYS 351

Electromagnetic Fields

3

PHYS 411

Quantum Mechanics

3

CHEM 111

General Chemistry I

4

CHEM 112

General Chemistry II

4

CHEM 201

Research Methods in the Physical Sciences

1

CHEM 231

Organic Chemistry I

4

CHEM 232

Organic Chemistry II

4

CHEM 341

Physical Chemistry I

4

Total:

46

Required cognates:

CSIS 110

Principles of Computer Programming I

3

MATH 181

Calculus I

4

MATH 282

Calculus II

4

MATH 283

Calculus III

4

MATH 485

Portfolio

1