PHYSICS

Chair:  William Harris                                                                           William_Harris@georgetowncollege.edu

Program Coordinator: David Bowman                                                  David_Bowman@georgetowncollege.edu
 

Major

(B.S. degree) A total of fifty-one semester hours required.  Thirty-two semester hours of physics including PHY 211, 212, 241, 319, and 343. The remaining fifteen hours of physics courses must be numbered 300 and above. The allied courses required are MAT 125, 225, and 325, and no less than 10 hours to be chosen from the following courses: MAT 310 and 345; CHE 111, 112, and 113; CSC 115 and 312.

 

Minor

A total of nineteen semester hours required in physics including PHY 211, 212, 241; and nine hours of 300 or 400 level course work in Physics.

 

Recommended Physics Major Sequence of Courses

First Year:

Fall SemesterCompletedSpring SemesterCompleted
PHY 211PHY 212
MAT 125MAT 225

Second Year:

Fall SemesterCompletedSpring SemesterCompleted
PHY 241PHY 319
PHY 317MAT elective
MAT 325

Third Year:

Fall SemesterCompletedSpring SemesterCompleted
PHY343PHY or CSC elective
PHY, CHE or CSC electivePHY or CHE elective

Fourth Year:

Fall SemesterCompletedSpring SemesterCompleted
PHY electivePHY elective
MAT, CSC elective

 

 

*updated 10/2013