PHYSICS

Chair:  Homer White

Homer_White@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.

 

Minor

A total of twenty 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 Semester                               First Year Spring Semester
CompletedPHY 212Completed
PHY 211MAT 225
MAT 125PHY 241
Second Year Fall Semester                           Second Year Spring Semester
CompletedCompleted
PHY 317PHY 319
MAT 325
PHY, MAT, CHE or CSC elective
PHY, CHE or CSC elective
Third Year Fall Semester                              Third Year Spring Semester
CompletedCompleted
PHY 343PHY elective
PHY, MAT, CHE or CSC electiveMAT, CHE or CSC elective
Fourth Year Fall Semester                            Fourth Year Spring Semester
CompletedCompleted
PHY electivePHY elective
MAT or CSC electivePHY, MAT or CSC elective

 

 

*updated 1/2017