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Physics (B.S.) Sample Four-Year Plan 2016–17

Cedarville University Physics Major

Suggested Four-Year Curriculum for a Major in Physics (B.S.)

Course NumberCourse NameCourse Hours
BTGE-1720Spiritual Formation3
CHEM-1050Chemistry for Engineers3.5
COM-1100Speech3
CS-1210C++ Programming2
ENG-1400English Composition3
MATH-1710Calculus I5
MATH-1720Calculus II5
PEF-1990Physical Activity and the Christian Life2
PHYS-2110General Physics I4
Total30.5
Course NumberCourse NameCourse Hours
BTGE-2730Old Testament Literature3
BTGE-2740New Testament Literature3
EGEE-2050Circuits and Instrumentation4
GBIO-1000Principles of Biology3.5
GSS-1100Politics and American Culture3
MATH-2710Calculus III3
MATH-2740Differential Equations3
PHYS-2120General Physics II3
PHYS-2130General Physics III3
PHYS-3310Theoretical Mechanics I3
Total31.5
Course NumberCourse NameCourse Hours
BTGE-3755Theology I3
BTGE-3765Theology II3
HUM-1400Introduction to the Humanities3
MATH-3610Linear Algebra3
PHYS-3110Intermediate Physics Lab2
PHYS-3350Thermal Physics3
PHYS-3410Electromagnetic Theory I3
PHYS-3510Modern Physics3
PHYS-3800Research Methods in Physics1
LIT-2XXXLiterature Elective3
Electives6
Total33
Course NumberCourse NameCourse Hours
PHYS-4110Advanced Physics Lab2
PHYS-4210Mathematical Methods for Physicists3
PHYS-4520Quantum Mechanics I3
PHYS-4800Senior Seminar — Physics1
Global Awareness3
History Elective3
Humanities Elective3
Physics Electives6
Social Science Elective3
Electives6
Total33