A student may not earn credit in both PHYS 2010 or in both PHYS 2020 and 2120. Credit will not be given for both PHYS 1310 and any of the above courses.

Rec. 2. Credit 1.

This course is intended as a bridge course for students entering TTU from high school. The course is designed to strengthen the student's connection to TTU, the College of Arts and Sciences, and the appropriate department (CSC, MATH, or PHYS) by focusing on the enhancement of skills needed for academic success. This course engages the student in meaningful academic and non-academic out-of-the-classroom activities, as learning occurs both in and out of the classroom. It emphasizes critical thinking, the formation of academic and social goals and support groups, and time-management and study skills.

Lec. 3. Credit 3.

Prerequisite: Background knowledge of high school algebra and geometry. Physical principles of sound as it relates to music; acoustics of musical instruments; auditorium acoustics and sound reinforcement; sound recording and reproduction. This course will not count as part of a physics sequence.

Lec. 2. Lab. 3. Credit 3.

Prerequisite: One semester of college-level mathematics (numbered 1000 or higher) and background knowledge of high school algebra and geometry. Selected topics from classical and modern physics with applications to familiar phenomena, including the environment. This course will not count as part of a physics sequence.

Lec. 0-3. Lab. 0-3. Credit 1-4.

Prerequisites: Consent of chair and instructor. (Up to 6 credits may be earned under this course title.) Topics covered will be chosen on the basis of student interest and need.

Lec. 3. Lab. 3. Credit 4.

Prerequisite: Background knowledge of high school algebra and geometry. Basic laws of classical mechanics, waves amd heat with elementary applications to familiar phenomena.

Lec. 3. Lab. 3. Credit 4.

Prerequisite: PHYS 2010. Basic laws of electromagnetism and light with elementary applications; brief introduction to modern physics.

Lec. 3. Credit 3.

Prerequisite: MATH 1920 (May be taken concurrently). Introduction to classical mechanics, mechanical waves.

Lab. 3. Credit 1.

Prerequisite: PHYS 2110 (May be taken concurrently). Experiments in classical mechanics, mechanical waves.

Rec. 1. Credit 0.

Co-requisite: PHYS 2110. Selected topics to add depth to the understanding of material in PHYS 2110. Honors students can receive honors credit for PHYS 2110 by satisfactorily completing this course and obtaining a grade of A or B in PHYS 2110.

Lec. 3. Credit 3.

Prerequisite: PHYS 2110 and either MATH 2110 or MATH 2120 (MATH 2110 or MATH 2120 may be taken concurrently). Introduction to classical electromagnetism and optics.

Lab. 3. Credit 1.

Prerequisite: PHYS 2111, PHYS 2120 (PHYS 2120 may be taken concurrently). Experiments in classical electromagnetism and optics.

Lec. 3. Credit 3.

Prerequisite: PHYS 2120. Introduction to modern physics. Topics include special relativity, quantum theory of light, wave nature of matter, Bohr's theory of the atom, quantum mechaics in one dimension. Selected topics from atomic, moledular, solid state, nuclear and particle physics.

Lec. 3. Credit 3.

Corequisite: PHYS 2120 and MATH 2110 (Both may be taken concurrently). Mathematical methods for classical and modern physics. Selected topics from vector analysis, complex analysis and vector spaces, with emphasis on applications to physical systems.

Lec. 3. Credit 3.

Prerequisites: PHYS 2420, 2920, and MATH 2120. Development of the laws of thermodynamics using statistical mechanics.

Lec. 3. Credit 3.

Prerequisites: PHYS 2920 and MATH 2120. Theoretical development of classical mechanics, including Newtonian, Lagrangian and Hamiltonian descriptions.

Lec. 3. Credit 3.

Prerequisites: PHYS 2420, PHYS 2920, and MATH 4510 (MATH 4510 may be taken concurrently.) Introduction to principles of quantum mechanics.

Lec. 3. Credit 3.

Prerequisite: PHYS 3810. Application of quantum mechanics to simple systems.

Lec. 3. Credit 3.

Prerequisite: PHYS 3820. Applications of quantum mechanics to selected topics from atomic physics, molecular physics, solid state physics, nuclear and particle physics, and astrophysics.

Lec. 3. Credit 3.

Prerequisites: PHYS 2120, PHYS 2920 and MATH 4510 (MATH 4510 may be taken concurrently). Theory of electrostatics, electrodynamics, Maxwell's Equations, boundary value problems.

Lec. 3. Credit 3.

Prerequisites: PHYS 4610 and PHYS 2420 (PHYS 2420 may be taken concurrently). Applications of Maxwell's Equations to electromagnetic waves and other phenomena. Relativistic electrodynamics.

Lab. 8. Credit 4.

Prerequisite: Consent of instructor. The student will perform selected experiments in classical and modern physics. Emphasis will be placed on computer-based data analysis and development of appropriate oral and written presentation techniques.

Credit 1 to 4.

(Up to 8 credits may be earned under this course title).

Topics covered will be chosen on the basis of student interest and need.

Credit 3, 6, 9.

Topics covered will be chosen on the basis of student interest and need.

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