Departmental Program

Introductory Sequence

  • Phys 181: Classical Physics I (Mechanics)
  • Phys 182: Classical Physics II (Classical Thermal Physics, Electrostatics, Magnetism, Optics)
  • Phys 281: Modern Physics I (Relativity, Quantum Mechanics)
  • Phys 282: Modern Physics II (Modern Thermal Physics, Atomic Physics, Nuclear Physics, Solid State Physics)

Upper Division Courses

  • Phys 311,312: Advanced Lab I & II
  • Phys 354: Astrophysics
  • Phys 359: Thermal Physics
  • Phys 361: Classical Mechanics
  • Phys 364: Electricity and Magnetism
  • Phys 411: Quantum Mechanics

Advanced Special Topics

  • Phys 352: Mechanics of Materials
  • Phys 369: Numerical Physics
  • Phys 401: Nuclear and Particle Physics

 General Courses of Interest

  • Phys 114: Sound and Musical Acoustics
  • Phys 238: Statics
  • Sci 111: Physical Science
  • Sci 114: Energy and the Physical World
  • Sci 121: Introduction to Astronomy