BS PHYSICS - APPLIED PHYSICS (CHEMISTRY AND PHYSICS LICENSURE) CURRICULUM 

Suggested Curriculum             2020-2021 Academic Year
FALL SEMESTER       SPRING SEMESTER
YEAR 1                
  ENGL 1221 Writing Seminar 3         PHYS 2311 Physics 1 3
  TREX 1001 Transitions Experience Course  3         PHYS 2341 Physics Lab 1 1
  MATH 1631 Calculus 1 4         MATH 1641 Calculus 2 4
  BIOL 1301 Biology 1: Cells, Molecules, and Evolution 4         BIOL 1401 Biology 2: Biodiversity, Organismal, & Ecol 4
  EDUC 1151 Culture and Schooling 3         EDUC 2101 Exceptional Learners 3
      17           Distribution Requirement 3
                    18
YEAR 2                  
  PHYS 2321 Physics 2 3         PHYS 3051 Modern Physics 3
  PHYS 2351 Physics Lab 2 1         PHYS 3011 Advanced Physics Research Lab 2
  CHEM 1711 General Chemistry 1 (or 1811) 5         CHEM 1721 General Chemistry 2 (or 1821) 5
  PHYS 1051 Planetary Astronomy 3         PSYC 1001 Psychology 3
  EDUC 2421 Reading Across the Content Areas 3           Diverse Cultures Seminar 3
  CAMS 1311 Communication in the Classroom 3             16
      18              
YEAR 3                  
  PHYS 4111 Electricity & Magnetism 1 (or ECCS 3111) 3         PHYS 1061 Stars and Galaxies 3
  PHYS 3451 Math Methods 3         PHYS  Physics elective 3xx1 or higher 3
  CHEM 2511 Organic Chemistry 1 (or 2611) 3         PHYS  Physics elective 3xx1 or higher 3
  CHEM 2551 Organic Chemistry Lab 1 (or 2651) 1         PSYC 2171 Adolescent Psychology 3
  EDUC 3401 Educational Psychology 3         CHEM 2521 Organic Chemistry 2 (or 2621) 3
  GEOL 2801 Geology 3         CHEM 2561 Organic Chemistry Lab 2 (or 2661) 1
  GEOL 2811 Geology Lab 1         EDUC 3681 Curriculum, Assessment, and Instruction 3
      17             19
YEAR 4                  
  PHYS 3731 Analytical Mechanics (or ENGR 2131) 3         EDUC 4901 Student Teaching 12
  PHYS 4951 Capstone II 2         EDUC 4951 Student Teaching Seminar 2
  EDUC 4201 The Teaching Profession 1             14
  EDUC 4511 Integrated Science Methods 3              
    Distribution Requirement 3              
    Distribution Requirement 3              
    Distribution Requirement 3              
      18              
             
This should be used as a guide only.  Semester offerings are subject to change. Minimum Required Hours = 120
                     
Distribution Requirements for this BS degree - see Degree Works for details
• 3 Humanities • 1 Fine Art               

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BS PHYSICS - APPLIED PHYSICS (PHYSICS LICENSURE) CURRICULUM

Suggested Curriculum             2020-2021 Academic Year
FALL SEMESTER       SPRING SEMESTER
YEAR 1                
  PHYS 1051 Planetary Astronomy 3         PHYS 2311 Physics 1 3
  ENGL 1221 Writing Seminar 3         PHYS 2341 Physics Lab 1 1
  TREX 1001 Transitions Experience Course  3         MATH 1641 Calculus 2 4
  MATH 1631 Calculus 1 4         CAMS 1311 Communication in the Classroom 3
  EDUC 1151 Culture and Schooling 3         PSYC 1001 Psychology 3
      16           Distribution Requirement 3
                    17
YEAR 2                  
  PHYS 2321 Physics 2 3         PHYS 3051 Modern Physics 3
  PHYS 2351 Physics Lab 2 1         PHYS 3011 Advanced Physics Research Lab 2
  CHEM 1711 General Chemistry 1 (or 1811) 5         CHEM 1721 General Chemistry 2 (or 1821) 5
  EDUC 2101 Exceptional Learners 3         EDUC 2421 Reading Across the Content Areas 3
  BIOL 1301 Biology 1:  Cells, Molecules, and Evolution 4         PSYC 2171 Adolescent Psychology 3
      16             16
YEAR 3                  
  PHYS 4111 Electricity & Magnetism 1 (or ECCS 3111) 3         PHYS 1061 Stars and Galaxies 3
  PHYS 3451 Math Methods 3         PHYS  Physics elective 3xx1 or higher 3
  EDUC 3401 Educational Psychology 3         PHYS  Physics elective 3xx1 or higher 3
  GEOL 2801 Geology 3         EDUC 3681 Curriculum, Assessment, and Instruction 3
    Diverse Cultures Seminar 3           Distribution Requirement 3
      15             15
YEAR 4                  
  PHYS 3731 Analytical Mechanics (or ENGR 2131) 3         EDUC 4901 Student Teaching 12
  PHYS 4951 Capstone II 2         EDUC 4951 Student Teaching Seminar 2
  EDUC 4201 The Teaching Profession 1             14
  EDUC 4511 Integrated Science Methods 3              
    Distribution Requirement 3              
    Distribution Requirement 3              
      15              
             
This should be used as a guide only.  Semester offerings are subject to change. Minimum Required Hours = 120
                     
Distribution Requirements for this BS degree - see Degree Works for details
• 3 Humanities • 1 Fine Art                       
             

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BS PHYSICS - ASTRONOMY CURRICULUM           

Suggested Curriculum             2020-2021 Academic Year
FALL SEMESTER       SPRING SEMESTER
YEAR 1                
  MATH 1631 Calculus 1 4         PHYS 2311 Physics 1 3
  ENGL 1221 Writing Seminar 3         PHYS 2341 Physics Lab 1 1
  TREX 1001 Transitions Experience Course  3         MATH 1641 Calculus 2 4
    Distribution Requirement 3           Distribution Requirement 3
    Distribution Requirement 3           Distribution Requirement 3
      16             14
                     
YEAR 2                  
  PHYS 1051 Planetary Astronomy 3         PHYS 1061 Stars & Galaxies 3
  PHYS 1081 Planetary Astronomy Lab 1         PHYS 1091 Stars & Galaxies Lab 1
  PHYS 2321 Physics 2 3         PHYS 3011 Advanced Physics Research Lab 2
  PHYS 2351 Physics lab 2 1         PHYS 3051 Modern Physics 3
  MATH 2651 Differential Equations 4         MATH 2631 Calculus 3 4
    Distribution Requirement 3           Distribution Requirement 3
      15             16
YEAR 3                  
  PHYS 4111 Electricity & Magnetism 1 (or ECCS 3111) 3         PHYS 3471 Introductory Astrophysics 3
  PHYS 3451 Math Methods 3         PHYS 4121 Electricity & Magnetism 2 3
  PHYS  Physics elective 3xx1 or higher 3           Distribution Requirement 3
  ECCS 1611 Programming 1 4           Elective 3
    Diverse Cultures Seminar 3           Elective 3
      16             15
YEAR 4                  
  PHYS 3731 Analytical Mechanics (or ENGR 2131) 3         PHYS 3751 Quantum Mechanics 3
  PHYS 3951 Capstone I 1         PHYS 4951 Capstone II 2
    Elective 3           Elective 3
    Elective 3           Elective 3
    Elective 3           Elective 3
    Elective (at least 1 hour) 1             14
      14              
             
This should be used as a guide only.  Semester offerings are subject to change. Minimum Required Hours = 120
                     
Distribution Requirements for this BS degree - see Degree Works for details
• 3 Humanities • 1 Fine Art • 1 Communication Studies  •  1 Natural Science  • 1 Social Science                       
             

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BS PHYSICS - GENERAL PHYSICS CURRICULUM               

Suggested Curriculum             2020-21 Academic Year
FALL SEMESTER       SPRING SEMESTER
YEAR 1                
  MATH 1631 Calculus 1 4         PHYS 2311 Physics 1 3
  ENGL 1221 Writing Seminar 3         PHYS 2341 Physics Lab 1 1
  TREX 1001 Transitions Experience Course  3         MATH 1641 Calculus 2 4
    Distribution Requirement 3           Distribution Requirement 3
    Distribution Requirement 3           Distribution Requirement 3
      15             14
YEAR 2                  
  PHYS 2321 Physics 2 3         PHYS 3051 Modern Physics 3
  PHYS 2351 Physics Lab 2 1         PHYS 3011 Advanced Physics Research Lab 2
  MATH 2651 Differential Equations 4         MATH 2631 Calculus 3 4
  ECCS 1611 Programming 1 4           Distribution Requirement 3
    Distribution Requirement 3           Distribution Requirement 3
      15             15
YEAR 3                  
  PHYS 4111 Electricity & Magnetism 1 (or ECCS 3111) 3         PHYS 4121 Electricity & Magnetism 2 3
  PHYS 3451 Math Methods 3         PHYS  Physics elective 3xx1 or higher 3
  PHYS  Physics elective 3xx1 or higher 3           Elective 3
    Diverse Cultures Seminar 3           Elective 3
    Elective 3           Elective 3
      15             15
YEAR 4                  
  PHYS 3731 Analytical Mechanics (or ENGR 2131) 3         PHYS 3751 Quantum Mechanics 3
  PHYS 3951 Capstone I 1         PHYS 4951 Capstone II 2
    Elective 3           Elective 3
    Elective 3           Elective 3
    Elective 3           Elective 3
    Elective 3           Elective (at least 1 hour) 1
      16             15
             
This should be used as a guide only.  Semester offerings are subject to change. Minimum Required Hours = 120
                     
Distribution Requirements for this BS degree - see Degree Works for details
• 3 Humanities • 1 Fine Art • 1 Communication Studies  • 1 Natural Science • 1 Social Science                       

 

BS PHYSICS - APPLIED PHYSICS CURRICULUM - CHEMISTRY AND PHYSICS LICENSURE (WITH INTEGRATED SCIENCE)

 

Suggested Curriculum             2020-2021 Academic Year
FALL SEMESTER       SPRING SEMESTER
YEAR 1                
  ENGL 1221 Writing Seminar 3         PHYS 2311 Physics 1 3
  TREX 1001 Transitions Experience Course  3         PHYS 2341 Physics Lab 1 1
  MATH 1631 Calculus 1 4         MATH 1641 Calculus 2 4
  BIOL 1301 Biology 1: Cells, Molecules, and Evolution 4         BIOL 1401 Biology 2: Biodiversity, Organismal, & Ecol 4
  EDUC 1151 Culture and Schooling 3         EDUC 2101 Exceptional Learners 3
      17           Distribution Requirement 3
                    18
YEAR 2                  
  PHYS 2321 Physics 2 3         PHYS 3051 Modern Physics 3
  PHYS 2351 Physics Lab 2 1         PHYS 3011 Advanced Physics Research Lab 2
  CHEM 1711 General Chemistry 1 (or 1811) 5         CHEM 1721 General Chemistry 2 (or 1821) 5
  PHYS 1051 Planetary Astronomy 3         PSYC 1001 Psychology 3
  EDUC 2421 Reading Across the Content Areas 3           Diverse Cultures Seminar 3
  CAMS 1311 Communication in the Classroom 3             16
      18              
YEAR 3                  
  PHYS 4111 Electricity & Magnetism 1 (or ECCS 3111) 3         PHYS 1061 Stars and Galaxies 3
  PHYS 3451 Math Methods 3         PHYS  Physics elective 3xx1 or higher 3
  CHEM 2511 Organic Chemistry 1 (or 2611) 3         PHYS  Physics elective 3xx1 or higher 3
  CHEM 2551 Organic Chemistry Lab 1 (or 2651) 1         PSYC 2171 Adolescent Psychology 3
  EDUC 3401 Educational Psychology 3         CHEM 2521 Organic Chemistry 2 (or 2621) 3
  GEOL 2801 Geology 3         CHEM 2561 Organic Chemistry Lab 2 (or 2661) 1
  GEOL 2811 Geology Lab 1         EDUC 3681 Curriculum, Assessment, and Instruction 3
      17             19
YEAR 4                  
  PHYS 3731 Analytical Mechanics (or ENGR 2131) 3         EDUC 4901 Student Teaching 12
  PHYS 4951 Capstone II 2         EDUC 4951 Student Teaching Seminar 2
  EDUC 4201 The Teaching Profession 1             14
  EDUC 4511 Integrated Science Methods 3              
    Distribution Requirement 3              
    Distribution Requirement 3              
    Distribution Requirement 3              
      18              
             
This should be used as a guide only.  Semester offerings are subject to change. Minimum Required Hours = 120
                     
Distribution Requirements for this BS degree - see Degree Works for details
• 3 Humanities • 1 Fine Art               
                     
Additional courses required for Integrated Sciences Licensure
                Select one:     
  BIOL 2511 Ecology (4)           BIOL 2331 Anatomy and Physiology 1 (4)  
  BIOL 2631 Biogeography (4)           BIOL 3011 Developmental Anatomy (3)  
  BIOL 3511 Cell Biology (3)           BIOL 3021 Human Anatomy (4)  
  GEOG 2371 Physical Geography (3)           BIOL 3241 Medical Physiology 1 (4)