Physics

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Physics Major/Minor Patterns
Major
10 courses, including:
PHYS 2115 University Physics I
PHYS 2125 University Physics II
PHYS 2154 Modern Physics I
PHYS 2164 Modern Physics II
PHYS 2404 Optics
PHYS 3014 Classical Mechanics
PHYS 3054 Electricity and Magnetism
PHYS 3101 Research in Physics
PHYS 4064 Quantum Mechanics with Advanced Laboratory I
PHYS 4102 Senior Research in Physics

Allied courses:
CHEM 1055 Principles of Chemistry I
CHEM 1065 Principles of Chemistry I
MATH 1304 Calculus I
MATH 1324 Calculus II
MATH 2084 Differential Equations
MATH 2144 Calculus III

To become certified to teach physics, students must complete the following:
Physics Major
Education Minor (see Education)
Minor
Required:
PHYS 2115 University Physics I
PHYS 2125 University Physics II
PHYS 2154 Modern Physics

2 electives from the following:
CHEM 3155 Physical Chemistry I or
CHEM 3165 Physical Chemistry II
PHYS 2404 Optics
PHYS 3014 Classical Mechanics
PHYS 3054 Electricity and Magnetism I

Allied Courses:
MATH 1304 Calculus I
MATH 1324 Calculus II
MATH 2144 Calculus III