2020-2021 Academic Catalog

Physics, Bachelor of Science (DNIMAS) Track

Summary of Graduation Requirements 

Subject Area Credits
General Education Core 40
Major Requirements 39
Electives 6
Other Requirements 35
Total Credit Hours 120

Curriculum

Plan of Study Grid
First YearCredits
APS 110 Applied Science Seminar 0
APS 111 Applied Science Seminar 0
ENG 101H Honors College English I 3
ENG 102H Honors College English II 3
HED 100 Personal and Community Health 2
MTH 184H Honors Calclulus I 4
MTH 251H Honors Calculus II 4
PED 100 Fundametals of Fitness for Life 1
PHY 160 University Physics I 4
PHY 160L University Physics Laboratory I 1
PHY 161 University Physics II 4
PHY 161L University Physics Laboratory II 1
SEM 101
SEM 102
Spartan Seminar 101
and Spartan Seminar 102
2
 Credits29
Second Year
APSApplied Sciences Seminar 0
APSApplied Sciences Seminar 0
CSC 170 Computer Programming I 3
ENG 299 Writing Competency Exam 0
MTH 252 Calculus III 4
MTH 372 Differential Equations 3
PHY 241 Physics Seminar 1
PHY 260 University Physics III 4
PHY 345 Mathematical Methods Physical Sciences I 3
PHY 350 Modern Physics 3
ENG 285H Honors Public Speaking 3
XXX XXXHumanities Elective 3
XXX XXXComputer Science Elective 3
SEM 201 Spartan Seminar 201 1
 Credits31
Third Year
APS 310/311 Applied Science Seminar 0
PHY 351 Modern Physics 2
CHM 221L General Chemistry I Laboratory 1
CHM 222L General Chemistry II Laboratory 1
CHM 223A General Chemistry I 4
CHM 224A General Chemistry II 4
PHY 365 Physical Mechanics 3
PHY 366 Physical Mechanics 3
PHY 375 Electricity and Magnetism I 3
PHY 380 Quantum Mechanics I 3
PHY 399 Advanced Laboratory 2
PHY 445 Mathematical Methods for Physical Sciences II 3
XXX XXXSocial Science Elective 3
 Credits32
Fourth Year
APS 410 Applied Science Seminar 0
APS 411 Applied Science Seminar 0
PHY 356 Heat and Thermodynamics 3
PHY 468 Optics 3
PHY 475 Electricity and Magnetism II 3
PHY 480 Quantum Mechanics II 3
PHY 498 Sr Project I 2
PHY 499 Sr Project II 2
XXX XXXFree Electives 6
XXX XXXCultural Elective 6
 Credits28
 Total Credits120