Suggested Degree Pathway for Physics - Radiological Health Option

For students who entered fall 2013 to spring 2015. 

Freshman Year

Fall Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
PHYS.1610 Physics I (H)
4
PHYS.1610L
Physics I Lab (H)
2
ENGL.1010
(Gen. Ed.) College Writing I
3
MATH.1310
Calculus I 4
xxxx.xxxx (Gen. Ed.) SS
3
Total 16(61)

Spring Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
PHYS.1120 Freshman Physics Seminar 1
PHYS.1640
Physics II (H)
4
PHYS.1640L
Physics II Lab (H)
2
ENGL.1020
(Gen. Ed.) College Writing II
3
MATH.1320
Calculus II
4
xxxx.xxxx (Gen. Ed.) AH 3
Total 17(71)

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
PHYS.2690
Physics III (H) 4
PHYS.2610L
Physics of Material & Devices 3
CHEM.1210
Chemistry I
3
CHEM.1230L
Chemistry I Lab
1
MATH.2310
Calculus III
4
Total 15(71)

Spring Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
PHYS.2100
Intro. Modern Physics
3
MATH.2340 Differential Equations 3
CHEM.1220
Chemistry II 3
CHEM.1240L
Chemistry II Lab 1
PHYS.2620L Princ. Lab Automation 3
PHYS.2040 Intro to Radiological Science 3
Total 16(91)

Junior Year

Fall Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
PHYS.4810
Math Methods of Rad. Sci.
3
MATH.3860 Probability and Statistics 3
BIOL.1110 Principles of Biology I2 3
PHYS.4060 Nuclear Instrumentation 4
BIOL.1170L Exp. Biology I 1
Total 14(71)

Spring Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
BIOL.1120 Principles of Biology II 3
BIOL.2520 Physiology 3
BIOL.2540L Physiology Lab 2
xxxx.xxxx (Gen. Ed.) SS 3
BIOL.1180L Exp. Biology II 1
PHYS.4820 Num Methods of Radiol. Science 3
Total 15(31)

Senior Year

Fall Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
PHYS.2010L
Health Physics Internship I
3
PHYS.4010
Radiation Safety & Control I
4
xxxx.xxxx (Gen. Ed.) AH
3
PHYS.4530L Health Physics Capstone
3
Total 13(101)

Spring Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
PHYS.4020
Radiation Safety & Control II
4
PHYS.4620
Radiation Biology
3
xxxx.xxxx (Gen. Ed.) AH 
3
xxxx.xxxx (Gen. Ed.) SS
3
xxxx.xxxx Free Elective
1
Total 14(71)
Total Minimum Credits = 120

Consult the General Education website for General Education requirements. See your Faculty Advisor to determine which courses you should take to fulfill the Gen. Ed. Diversity (D) and Ethics (E) requirements.

1Number of specified physics credits.
2May substitute HSCI.1010 & HSCI.1040 Human Anatomy & Physiology I & II (8 credits for 5).

Restriction on off-campus study:

Be advised that any course taken at another institution must be formally approved prior to enrollment. See the catalog policy for details.

Last Updated: 10/17/2017