PROGRAM COURSE REQUIREMENTS

PHYSICS

 

 

CORE COURSES                                                                                                HOURS

PHYS 111/111L or 211/211L  Physics I………………………………………….5

PHYS 112/112L or 212/212L  Physics II…………………………………………5

PHYS 277            Early Field Experience or Approved Equivalent……..…………...2

PHYS 309            Descriptive Astronomy……………………………………………3

PHYS 606            Science Teaching Methods………….…………………………….2

PHYS 676            Apprenticeship in Physical Science Teaching…………………….1

PHYS 353            Modern Physics            OR

PHYS 451            Atomic Physics……………………………………………………3

 

PHYS 621            Mechanics or Approved Substitution………………………….….3

PHYS 432            A&D Electronics or Approved Substitution……………………....3

PHYS 651            Adv. Lab or Approved Substitution…………………………….1-3

 

COGNATES

BIOL 180             Principles of Biology……………………………..........................3

BIOL 180L            Laboratory Experiences in Biology………………………………1

CHEM 120/120L            University Chemistry I…………………………………....5

CHEM 280            Lab Teaching Techniques………………………………………...1

GSCI 100            Introduction to Geology or Approved Substitution………………3

GSCI 102            Introduction to Geology Laboratory or Approved Substitution….1

MACS 331            Calculus Methods (or equivalent)………………………………...3

MACS 261            Computer Programming I………………………………………...3

            TOTAL………………………………………………………………..48-50

 

For more information, contact Dr. Gavin Buffington, Chair, Dept of  Physics, at 785-628-4271.