Physics

B.S. with Major in Physics - four years, even year freshman enrollment

B.S. with Major in Physics - four years, odd year freshman enrollment

B.S. with Major in Physics - four years, even year freshman enrollment

Plan of Study Grid
Freshman Year
FallCredits
PHYS 101 Survey of Physics & Astrophysics 1
PHYS 110 Introductory Astronomy 3
CHEM 121L General Chemistry I Laboratory 1
Essential Studies 3
MATH 165 Calculus I 4
CHEM 121 General Chemistry I 3
 Credits15
Spring
CHEM 122 General Chemistry II 3
CHEM 122L General Chemistry II Laboratory 1
Essential Studies 3
PHYS 251 University Physics I 4
MATH 166 Calculus II 4
 Credits15
Sophomore Year
Fall
MATH 265 Calculus III 4
MATH 207 Introduction to Linear Algebra 2
Essential Studies 3
Essential Studies 3
PHYS 252 University Physics II 4
 Credits16
Spring
MATH 266 Elementary Differential Equations 3
Essential Studies 3
Essential Studies 3
PHYS 253 University Physics III 4
Elective 1 3
 Credits16
Junior Year
Fall
PHYS 327 Electricity and Magnetism I 3
Physics Elective 3
Essential Studies 3
Essential Studies 3
PHYS 317 Mechanics I 3
 Credits15
Spring
PHYS 328 Electricity and Magnetism II 3
PHYS 325L Optics Laboratory 1
MATH 352 Introduction to Partial Differential Equations 3
Physics Elective 3
PHYS 325 Optics 3
PHYS 318 Mechanics II 3
 Credits16
Senior Year
Fall
PHYS 415 Undergrad Research Experience 3
PHYS 428 Advanced Physics Laboratory 2
Elective 1 3
Essential Studies 3
PHYS 431 Quantum Mechanics I 3
Physics Elective 3
 Credits17
Spring
PHYS 432 Quantum Mechanics II 3
Physics Elective 3
Physics Elective 3
Essential Studies 3
PHYS 324 Thermal Physics 3
 Credits15
 Total Credits125

1 = Select an elective for a general physical degree or for one of four special tracks. ^^Every student must fulfill all University, Departmental, and Essential Studies requirements. Essential Studies requirements are found at http://und.edu/academics/essential-studies/requirements.cfm

B.S. with Major in Physics - four years, odd year freshman enrollment

Plan of Study Grid
Freshman Year
FallCredits
PHYS 101 Survey of Physics & Astrophysics 1
PHYS 110 Introductory Astronomy 3
Essential Studies 3
MATH 165 Calculus I 4
CHEM 121 General Chemistry I 3
CHEM 121L General Chemistry I Laboratory 1
 Credits15
Spring
CHEM 122L General Chemistry II Laboratory 1
MATH 166 Calculus II 4
Essential Studies 3
CHEM 122 General Chemistry II 3
PHYS 251 University Physics I 4
 Credits15
Sophomore Year
Fall
MATH 207 Introduction to Linear Algebra 2
PHYS 252 University Physics II 4
MATH 265 Calculus III 4
Essential Studies 3
Essential Studies 3
 Credits16
Spring
MATH 266 Elementary Differential Equations 3
PHYS 253 University Physics III 4
Essential Studies 3
Essential Studies 3
Elective 1 3
 Credits16
Junior Year
Fall
PHYS 428 Advanced Physics Laboratory 2
PHYS 317 Mechanics I 3
PHYS 327 Electricity and Magnetism I 3
Essential Studies 3
Physics Elective 3
Elective 1 3
 Credits17
Spring
PHYS 328 Electricity and Magnetism II 3
PHYS 318 Mechanics II 3
PHYS 324 Thermal Physics 3
Essential Studies 3
MATH 352 Introduction to Partial Differential Equations 3
 Credits15
Senior Year
Fall
PHYS 431 Quantum Mechanics I 3
PHYS 415 Undergrad Research Experience 3
Essential Studies 3
Physics Elective 3
Physics Elective 3
 Credits15
Spring
PHYS 325 Optics 3
PHYS 432 Quantum Mechanics II 3
PHYS 325L Optics Laboratory 1
Essential Studies 3
Physics Elective 3
Physics Elective 3
 Credits16
 Total Credits125

1 = Select an elective for a general physical degree or for one of four special tracks. ^^Every student must fulfill all University, Departmental, and Essential Studies requirements. Essential Studies requirements are found at http://und.edu/academics/essential-studies/requirements.cfm

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