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Physics, General (BA)

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Sample Degree Plan Courses

The following is a list of courses based on sample degree plan. Other requirements may be necessary to complete this degree.

Physics

1 courses required.

Physics

All courses must be taken and any degree course group requirements (if any) must be met.

Common Prerequisites

Either the General Physics sequence or the Organic Chemistry Sequence must be taken at the lower division.Whichever is not taken must be taken before the degree is granted.  To qualify for acceptance into the upper division, FIU undergraduates must have met all the lower division requirements including CLAST, completed 60 semester hours, and must be otherwise acceptable to the program.

All courses must be taken and any degree course group requirements (if any) must be met.

CHM General Chemistry I
3.0
CHM General Chemistry Lab I
1.0
CHM General Chemistry II
3.0
CHM General Chemistry Lab II
1.0
PHY Physics W/calculus I
4.0
PHY General Physics Laboratory I
1.0
PHY Physics With Calculus II
4.0
PHY General Physics Laboratory II
1.0
MAC Calculus I
4.0
MAC Calculus II
4.0
MAC Multivariable Calc
4.0

Upper Division Program

All courses must be taken and any degree course group requirements (if any) must be met.

PHY Modern Physics I
3.0
PHY Modern Physics Laboratory I
1.0
PHY Modern Physics II
3.0
PHY Modern Physics Laboratory II
1.0
PHY Thermodynamics
3.0
PHY Widely Appl Phys I
3.0
PHY Widely Appl Phys II
3.0

Approved Upper Division Physics Electives

Consult advisor.

15.0 Hrs. required.

Electives

Consult advisor.

28.0 Hrs. required.

Free Electives

Degree Program Hours: 120

3.0 Hrs. required.

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