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Program Sample Plan

Program name: Physics B.A.
Sample Plan: Physics B.A.
Total Credits: 120.0
The sample plan below shows you one of several possible ways to complete this degree. Your academic plan may look different if you have already fulfilled some requirements, if you have multiple course options to choose from in your major, or if courses don't fit your schedule in a given term. Use Graduation Planner to make your customized plan, and work with your academic adviser to ensure that you are on track to graduate on time.
Year 1 - Fall Semester: 15.0 cr
UST 1000 - UMD Seminar : 1.0 cr
LE (Writing & Information Literacy) :3.0 cr
PHYS 2017 - Honors: General Physics I : 4.0 cr : NAT SCI
PHYS 2014 - General Physics Lab I : 1.0 cr : NAT SCI
PHYS 1021 - Exploring Current Topics in Physics : 1.0 cr
MATH 1596 - Honors: Calculus I : 5.0 cr : LE CAT2, LOGIC & QR
Year 1 - Spring Semester: 15.0 cr
LE (Fine Arts) :3.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr
LE (Oral Communication & Languages) :4.0 cr
MATH 1597 - Honors: Calculus II : 5.0 cr : LOGIC & QR
Year 2 - Fall Semester: 15.0 cr
LE (Social Sciences) :3.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr
PHYS 2015 - General Physics II : 4.0 cr
PHYS 2016 - General Physics Lab II : 1.0 cr
MATH 3298 - Calculus III : 4.0 cr
Year 2 - Spring Semester: 14.0 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
MATH 3280 - Differential Equations with Linear Algebra : 4.0 cr
Year 3 - Fall Semester: 15.0 cr
PHYS 4001 - Classical Mechanics : 4.0 cr
WRIT 3130 - Advanced Writing: Engineering : 3.0 cr
LE (Sustainability) :4.0 cr
Minor Course 4.0 cr
Year 3 - Spring Semester: 15.0 cr
PHYS 4011 - Electromagnetic Theory : 4.0 cr
LE (Humanities) :4.0 cr
Minor Course 4.0 cr
Minor Course 3.0 cr
Year 4 - Fall Semester: 16.0 cr
PHYS 4031 - Thermal and Statistical Physics : 4.0 cr
LE (Global Perspectives) :3.0 cr
Minor Course 3.0 cr
Minor Course 3.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr
Year 4 - Spring Semester: 15.0 cr
LE (Social Sciences) :4.0 cr
Minor Course 4.0 cr
Minor Course 3.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr
PHYS 5090 - Physics Seminar : 1.0 cr