Physics Requirements

Major; 52 Credits

REQUIRED PHYSIC COURSES, 34 CREDITS:

 

PHY 1051R, General Physics 1 Lecture, Fall 4 Credits

PHY 1052R, General Physics 2 Lecture, Spring 4 Credits

PHY 1061L, General Physics 2 Lab, Spring 1 Credit

PHY 2051R, General Physics 3 Lecture, Fall 4 Credits

PHY 2061L, General Physics 3 Lab, Fall 1 Credit

PHY 2052R, General Physics 4 Lecture, Spring 4 Credits

PHY 1321, Electromagnetic Theory 3 Credits

PHY 1221, Classical Mechanics 3 Credits

PHY 1810, Advanced Physics Lab, 3 Credits

PHY 1510, Statistical Thermodynamics 3 Credits

PHY 1621, Introduction to Quantum Mechanics 3 Credits

PHY 4935, Physics Colloquium 1 Credit

 

REQUIRED MATH COURSES, 12 CREDITS:

 

MAT 1412, Calculus 1, 4 Credits

MAT 1413, Calculus 2 4 Credits                                                                                      

MAT 1510, Multivariable Calculus 4 Credits

 

PHYSICS ELECTIVES, 6 CREDITS:

 

*Up to 12 credits can be used towards an MA in physics at YU. Students interested in this option need to make an appointment with an academic advisor as soon as possible and make sure to register for classes with the 5000 code.

 

NOTE:  Courses within any given major or minor require a grade of a “C-“ or better to fulfill its requirement


Minor: 22 Credits

REQUIRED PHYSIC COURSES, 18 CREDITS:


PHY 1051R, General Physics 1 Lecture, Fall, 4 credits
PHY 1052R, General Physics 2 Lecture, Spring, 4 credits
PHY 1061L, General Physics 2 Lab, Spring, 1 credit
PHY 2051R, General Physics 3 Lecture, Fall, 4 credits
PHY 2061L, General Physics 3 Lab, Fall, 1 credit
PHY 2052R, General Physics 4 Lecture, Spring, 4 credits

 

PHYSICS ELECTIVES, 4 CREDITS TOTAL: