Jun 21, 2024  
2014-15 Academic Catalog 
2014-15 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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PHYS-332 - Modern Physics 3

4 credits
A calculus-based, rigorous physics elective for engineering and science transfer majors. It is the optional continuation of a required two-semester sequence [PHYS-132, PHYS-232] for engineering transfer students. Topics include geometric and wave optics, quantum theory and special relativity. Fundamentals of nuclear and particle physics will be discussed. Includes a three-hour laboratory and a one-hour recitation each week. Honors component with permission of instructor.

Prerequisite(s): PHYS 132   with a grade of C- or better; and DWT 099  with a C- or better (or placement at ENG 101  ).

Corequisite(s): PHYS-332L, MATH 355 , and PHYS-232  (can be taken simultaneously with permission of instructor)

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