THE UNIVERSITY OF PUGET SOUND PHYSICS/DUAL DEGREE ENGINEERING Degree: BA in Physics: Sample 3-year program 2011 – 2012 Curriculum Guide Contact Person: Greg Elliott, Physics This is provided as a guide for a possible sequence for getting everything done in 3 years. Other sequences are possible. Please talk with your advisor and someone in the Dual Degree Engineering program. Those students with advanced standing (transfer credit, AP, etc.) will have more flexibility. Fall Semester Classes Freshman PHYS 121/lab (NS core) MATH 180 (MA core) SI or WR Seminar FL (if needed) or elective Spring Semester Classes Units 1 1 1 1 PHYS 122/lab (NS core) MATH 181 SI or WR Seminar FL (if needed) or elective Units 1 1 1 1 Sophomore PHYS 221/lab MATH 280 CHEM 110/lab CSCI 161 1 1 1 1 PHYS elective (209 or higher) MATH 290 CHEM 230/lab Approaches core 1 1 1 1 Junior PHYS 305 PHYS 351 MATH 301 Approaches core 1 1 1 1 PHYS elective (209 or higher) Elective CN Core (1) Approaches core 1 1 1 1 NOTE: Both Columbia University and Washington University (St. Louis) have specific requirements which can be met by choosing core classes appropriately. See the Dual Degree Engineering requirements. 1) Of the three units of upper division coursework required outside the first major, the Connections course will count for one unless it is used to meet a major requirement. Sample 4-year program: Do a standard Physics program (see Bulletin) with the following qualification: In addition take CHEM 110 and 230 and CSCI 161.