Campuses:
Duluth Campus
Physics MinorUMDPhysics & Astronomy
Swenson College of Science and Engineering
The physics minor provides an introduction to classical and quantum physics.
Program Delivery
This program is available:
Minor Requirements
Physics Minor Courses (34 cr)
Math
MATH 1296  Calculus I
[LE CAT2, LOGIC & QR]
(5.0 cr)
or
MATH 1596  Honors: Calculus I
[LE CAT2, LOGIC & QR]
(5.0 cr)
MATH 1297  Calculus II
[LOGIC & QR]
(5.0 cr)
or
MATH 1597  Honors: Calculus II
[LOGIC & QR]
(5.0 cr)
Physics I
PHYS 2013  General Physics I
[LE CAT5, NAT SCI]
(4.0 cr)
or
PHYS 2017  Honors: General Physics I
[NAT SCI]
(4.0 cr)
PHYS 2014  General Physics Lab I
[NAT SCI]
(1.0 cr)
Physics II
General Physics
PHYS 1021  Exploring Current Topics in Physics
(1.0 cr)
PHYS 2021  Relativity and Quantum Physics
(4.0 cr)
PHYS 2022  Classical Physics
(4.0 cr)
PHYS 2033  Classical and Quantum Physics Lab
(2.0 cr)
PHYS 3xxx5xxx
Take 3 or more credit(s) from the following:
·
PHYS 3xxx
·
PHYS 4xxx
·
PHYS 5xxx


Credits:  5.0 [max 5.0] 
Course Equivalencies:  01420  Math1290/1296/1596 
Grading Basis:  AF or Aud 
Typically offered:  Every Fall, Spring & Summer 
Credits:  5.0 [max 5.0] 
Course Equivalencies:  01420  Math1290/1296/1596 
Grading Basis:  AF or Aud 
Typically offered:  Every Fall 
Credits:  5.0 [max 5.0] 
Course Equivalencies:  01421  Math 1597/1297 
Grading Basis:  AF or Aud 
Typically offered:  Every Fall, Spring & Summer 
Credits:  5.0 [max 5.0] 
Course Equivalencies:  01421  Math 1597/1297 
Grading Basis:  AF or Aud 
Typically offered:  Every Spring 
Credits:  4.0 [max 4.0] 
Grading Basis:  AF or Aud 
Typically offered:  Every Fall, Spring & Summer 
Credits:  4.0 [max 4.0] 
Grading Basis:  AF or Aud 
Typically offered:  Every Fall 
Credits:  1.0 [max 1.0] 
Grading Basis:  AF or Aud 
Typically offered:  Every Fall, Spring & Summer 
Credits:  4.0 [max 4.0] 
Grading Basis:  AF or Aud 
Typically offered:  Every Fall & Spring 
Credits:  1.0 [max 1.0] 
Grading Basis:  AF or Aud 
Typically offered:  Every Fall & Spring 
Credits:  1.0 [max 1.0] 
Grading Basis:  AF or Aud 
Typically offered:  Every Fall 
Credits:  4.0 [max 4.0] 
Grading Basis:  AF or Aud 
Typically offered:  Every Spring 
Credits:  4.0 [max 4.0] 
Grading Basis:  AF or Aud 
Typically offered:  Every Fall 
Credits:  2.0 [max 2.0] 
Course Equivalencies:  01568  PHYS 2033/2031 
Grading Basis:  AF or Aud 
Typically offered:  Every Spring 