Advising Course Plan - Physics Major

First Year
FallUnits
PHYS 141PUniversity Physics I1
MATH 130
or 141Q
Calculus I with Review Part I
Calculus I with Analytic Geometry
1
FSEM 100First Year Seminar1
General Education requirement1
 Term Units4
Spring
PHYS 142PUniversity Physics II1
MATH 131Q
or 142Q
Calculus I with Review Part 2
Calculus II with Analytic Geometry
1
Writing Enhanced course1
General Education requirement1
 Term Units4
Summer II
MATH 142QCalculus II with Analytic Geometry (if not previously completed)1
 Term Units1
Second Year
Fall
PHYS 243Modern Physics1
PHYS 380Physics Colloquium0.0
MATH 243QCalculus III with Analytic Geometry1
General Education requirement1
General Education requirement1
 Term Units4
Spring
PHYS 304Mathematical Methods in Physics1
PHYS 312Laboratory Techniques1
PHYS 380Physics Colloquium0.0
General Education requirement or Elective1
General Education requirement or Elective1
 Term Units4
Third Year
Fall
Take one of the following each semester: 
PHYS 322, 332,
or 343
Mechanics I
Electricity and Magnetism
Quantum Mechanics I
1
PHYS 352
or 3561
Optics
Electronics
1
PHYS 380Physics Colloquium0.0
Junior Seminar1
General Education requirement or Elective1
 Term Units4
Spring
Take one of the following each semester: 
PHYS 322, 332,
or 343
Mechanics I
Electricity and Magnetism
Quantum Mechanics I
1
PHYS 4121Advanced Laboratory Techniques1
PHYS 380Physics Colloquium0.0
PHYS 497Senior Project Proposal0.5
General Education requirement or Elective1
 Term Units3.5
Fourth Year
Fall
Take one of the following each semester: 
PHYS 322, 332,
or 343
Mechanics I
Electricity and Magnetism
Quantum Mechanics I
1
PHYS 352
or 3561
Optics
Electronics
1
PHYS 380Physics Colloquium0.0
PHYS 498Senior Project1
General Education requirement or Elective1
 Term Units4
Spring
PHYS 380Physics Colloquium0.0
PHYS 4121Advanced Laboratory Techniques1
PHYS 499Senior Seminar0.5
Select one of the following: 
CSCI 261
or 141
Introduction to Scientific Computing
Introduction to Computer Science I
1
General Education requirement or Elective1
General Education requirement or Elective1
 Term Units4.5
Total Unit: 33
1

If selected for major requirement, or General Education requirement, or Elective.