Engineering Physics Concentration
All course work applied towards University General Education Curriculum and Concentration Requirements require a minimum grade of C-.
University General Education Curriculum: (40 hours)
- English (9 hours)
- Intermediate Algebra (3 hours)
- Public Speaking (3 hours)
- Humanities/Fine Arts (9 hours)
- Social Sciences (9 hours)
- Natural & Physical Sciences (7 hours)
- Cultural Diversity Courses (6 hours)
For complete details and guidelines for selecting approved courses, ask your advisor or visit http://www.unomaha.edu/academic-affairs/general-education/distribution-requirements.php
Concentration Requirements: (60-63 hours, must include 9 hours upper level from UNO)
- PHYS 2110/1154 General Physics Calculus (5 hours)
PHYS 2120/1164 General Physics Calculus (5 hours)
PHYS 4200 Introduction to Quantum Mechanics
PHYS 3250 Mathematical Method or MATH 2050 Linear Algebra and MATH 2350 Differential Equations
PHYS 3260 Computer Tools or MATH 2200 Mathematical Computing I
PHYS 3800 Optics
PHYS 3450 Classical Mechanics
PHYS 3750 Electricity and Magnetism I
PHYS 3600 Thermodynamics and Statistical Physics
CHEM 1180/1184 General Chemistry I/Lab (4 hours)
ENGL 3980 Technical Writing Across Disciplines or ENGR 3000 Creativity and Writing for Engineers
Two hours from the following:
PHYS 3504 Experimental Physics I (1 hour)
PHYS 3524 Experimental Physics II (1 hour)
PHYS 3544 Experimental Physics III (1 hour)
PHYS 3564 Experimental Physics IV (1 hour)
Additional 20 hours to be selected from Department of Civil Engineering (CIVE) or Department of Computer and Electronics Engineering (CEEN).
Secondary Field I: must be Math (14 hours)
MATH 1950 Calculus I (5 hours)
MATH 1960 Calculus II (5 hours)
MATH 1970 Calculus III 1(4 hours)
Secondary Field II: must include 12 hours from the same subject (12 hours)
Electives: (26 hours)
Electives may include any excess hours in general education, concentration or secondary fields. The number of elective hours may vary but total degree must comprise 120 hours.
Total Degree: (120 hours)
Each course is 3 hours unless otherwise noted.
A minimum 30 hours of upper level (3000-4000) coursework is required for the Bachelor of Multidisciplinary Studies Degree.
Check the catalog to verify any course prerequisites. Students should also note that not all courses are taught each semester. If a specific course is needed, students should verify the course offering with the department.
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