Scheduling Matrix - Department of Physics

The table below represents the expectations of the department and of the college in terms of future course offerings.  It does not represent a promise or a guarantee; actual course offerings will differ from what is listed in the table below due to available faculty, available resources, and student demand.  Nonetheless, we hope that this will provide students and their advisors some assistance in making registration plans.  If you have questions, please contact your Arts & Sciences AdvisorFor current Course Offerings, please click here.  

 

Course Type

Course Number

Course Name

Hours

Number of Sections Expected to be Offered

Cap on Number of Seats Available Per Section

Fall Semesters

 

General Education Course

AST 2002/2002H

Basic Astronomy

3

2

 155/20 

General Education Course

AST 2002L

Basic Astronomy Lab

1

4

24

General Education Course

ESC 2000

Earth Science

3

2

200/150

General Education Course

ESC 2000L

Earth Science Lab

1

10

24

General Education Course

PHY 1020

Intro Physics

2

 2

 120/120

General Education Course

PHY 1020L

Intro Physics Lab

1

 6

24

  PHY 2042 Physics for Engineers II 3 1 80

 

PHY 2048/2048H

Calculus Physics I

4

 2/1

 80/20

 

PHY 2048

Calculus Physics I

4

1

 80

 

PHY 2048

Calculus Physics I Lab

1

 7

24

 

PHY 2049

Calculus Physics II

4

1

120

 

PHY 2049

Calculus Physics II Lab

1

 5

22

 

PHY 2053

Algebra Physics I

3

2

 100/48 

 

PHY 2053L

Algebra Physics I Lab

1

 5

24

 

PHY 2054

Algebra Physics II

3

1

80

 

PHY 2054L

Algebra Physics II Lab

1

4

22

 

PHY 3101

Modern Physics

3

1

 32

 

PHY 3101

Modern Physics Lab

1

 2

18

 

PHY 3320

Electricity and Magnetism

4

1

 25

 

PHY 3424

Optics

 4

1

24

 

PHY 3xxx/4xxx

One or two lecture courses

4

 1-2

 6-20

 

PHY 4523

Thermodyn.& Stat. Mechanics

4

1

24

 

PHZ 3113

Mathematical Physics

3

1

30

 

PHY

Intro Physics New Majors

 1

1

45

Spring Semesters

 

General Education Course

AST 2002

Basic Astronomy

3

1

 150 

General Education Course

AST 2002L

Basic Astronomy Lab

1

 3

24

General Education Course

ESC 2000

Earth Science

3

 1

200

General Education Course

ESC 2000L

Earth Science Lab

1

8

24

General Education Course

PHY 1020

Intro Physics

2

 2

100/80

General Education Course

PHY 1020L

Intro Physics Lab

1

 5

24

General Education Course GLY 2010 Physical Geology 3 1 40
  PHY Physics for Engineers I 3 1 100

 

PHY 2048

Calculus Physics I

4

1

100

 

PHY 2048

Calculus Physics I Lab

1

 6

24

 

PHY 2049

Calculus Physics II

4

1

100

 

PHY 2049

Calculus Physics II Lab

1

 6

22

General Education Course

PHY 2053

Algebra Physics I

3

 1

120

General Education Course

PHY 2053L

Algebra Physics I Lab

1

6

24

General Education Course

PHY 2054

Algebra Physics II

3

 1

100

General Education Course

PHY 2054L

Algebra Physics II Lab

1

 4

 22

 

PHY 3220

Classical Mechanics

4

1

24

 

PHY 3722C

Electronics for Scientists

4

 2

18/18

 

PHY 3xxx/4xxx

One to two lecture courses

4

 1-2

6-20

 

PHY 4604

Quantum Mechanics

3

1

 24

 

PHY 4802L

Advanced Physics Lab

2

1

14

 

PHY 4910

Physics Research and Seminar

1

1

 8

General Education Course

PHY 2930H

Phy and Techn

3

1

 12

Summer Terms

 

General Education Course

 PHY 1020

Intro to Physics

32

1

 60

General Education Course

 PHY 1020L

Intro to Physics Lab

1

1

24

General Education Course

ESC 2000

Earth Science

3

1

 60

General Education Course

ESC 2000L

Earth Science Lab

1

 1

24

 

PHY 2048

Calc Phys I

4

 1

 60

 

PHY 2048L

 Calc Phys 1 L*

 1

 3

 12

 

 PHY 2049

 Calc Phys II

4

 1

 70

 

 PHY 2049L

 Calc Phys II L**

 1

 3

 11

General Education Course

PHY 2053

Algebra Physics I

3

1

 40 

General Education Course

PHY 2053L

Algebra Physics I Lab*

1

 3

 12

General Education Course

PHY 2054

Algebra Physics II

3

1

 40

General Education Course

PHY 2054L

Algebra Physics II Lab**

1

 3

 11

                                                                                                       *and ** are cross-listed