Undergraduate Programmes

 

                                                                                 Course Descriptions | Programme of Study

Programme of Study

The candidate who is pursuing a B.Sc General in Physics has several major and minor courses to choose from, each varying each semester. For further detailed course outlines, click the Course Description tab above.

 

MAJOR

 

 

Credits

Total Credits

Level I

Pre-requisites

Semester 1

Phys 1221- Introduction to Mechanics
Phys 1222- Introduction to Optics, Oscillations & Waves

3

3

3

12

Semester 2

Phys 1223- Introduction to Electricity & Magnetism.

Phys 1224- Introduction to Thermodynamics & Modern Physics

3

3

Level II / III

Core Courses

 

Semester 1

 

Phys 2150- Mathematics for Physicists

Phys 2152- Vibrations Waves and Optics

Phys 2155- Major Laboratory Level II (Year Long)

Phys 3385- Electromagnetism

Phys 3155- Major Laboratory Level III (Year Long)

Phys 3387- Research Project

3

3

3

3

3

3

30

 

Semester 2

 

Phys 2151- Classical and Statistical Mechanics

Phys 2153- Astrophysics

Phys 2155- Major Laboratory Level II (Year Long)

Phys 3151- Quantum Meachanics

Phys 3152- Thermodynamics and Solid State    Physics

Phys 3155- Major Laboratory Level III (Year Long)

Phys 3387- Research Project

3

3

(3)

3

3

(3)

(3)

 

 MINOR

Environmental Physics

Medical Physics and Bioengineering

Electronics

Materials Science

Credits

Total Credits

 

 

Level II / III

Semester 1

 

 

 

Phys 2156- Meteorology and Climatology

Phys 2160- Advanced Medical Physics and Bioengineering

Phys 2401- Optoelectronics

Phys 2165- Materials Science I

3

15 per minor

Phys 3392- Principles of Physical Oceanography and Geohydrology

 

Phys 2291 - Medical Instrumentation

Phys 3201-

Advance Electronics and Control Theory

Phys 3164- Ceramics Science

3

Phys 3159- Environmental Physics Laboratory 

Phys 3160- Medical Physics and Bioengineering Laboratory 

Phys 3163- Electronics Laboratory 

Phys 3166- Materials Science Laboratory

3

 

 

Level II / III

Semester 2

 

 

 

Phys 2157- 

Solid Earth Geophysics

Phys 2159- Introduction to Medical Physics and Bioengineering

Phys 2402- Digital Circuits and Logic Design

 

Phys 3394- Materials Science II

3

Phys 3157-

Earth Science

Phys 3167- Radiation Biophysics and Medicine

Phys 3203- Microprocessors and Modern Digital Design

Phys 3395- Technological Materials

3

Phys 3158- Fundamentals of Renewable Energy

 

 

 

3

Phys 3159- Environmental Physics Laboratory 
Phys 3160- Medical Physics and Bioengineering Laboratory 
Phys 3163- Electronics Laboratory 
Phys 3166- Materials Science Laboratory
(3)
 

STRUCTURE OF PHYSICS PROGRAMME, ST. AUGUSTINE CAMPUS

 

Note: Consult Physics Office for current physics lab scheduling. Bracketed credits indicate credits for year long Labs and projects.