Program: Minor in Physics
The minor in Physics is available for students who want to augment their major field of study. It is particularly appropriate for those students in engineering and the other sciences and mathematics who desire to develop interdisciplinary skills.
1. Lower Division Required Courses (32-34 units)
2. Upper Division Required Courses (9 Units)
A minimum of 9 units chosen from the following, with the approval of the department undergraduate advisor.
PHYS 301 Analytical Mechanics I (3)
PHYS 311 Electromagnetism I (3)
PHYS 365 Experimental Physics I (2)
PHYS 366 Experimental Physics II (2)
PHYS 375 Quantum Physics I (3)
PHYS 431 Thermodynamics and Statistical Mechanics (4)
PHYS 493 Physics and Astronomy Colloquium (1)
Total Units in the Minor: 41‐43
Department of Physics and Astronomy
Chair: Damian J. Christian
Live Oak Hall (LO) 1128