Curriculum in Physics Education/Physics

Freshman
FallHoursSpringHours
ENGL 1100 English Composition I3Core History ll 3
Core History l 3PHYS 1617 Honors Physics II or 1610 Engineering Physics II4
Core Fine Arts3Humanities Core3
PHYS 1607 Honors Physics I or 1600 Engineering Physics I4ENGL 1120 English Composition II3
MATH 1610 Calculus I, 1617 Honors Calculus I, or 1710 Calculus for Engineering and Science I4EDUC 1010 Orientation to Teacher Education30
 MATH 1620 Calculus II or 1627 Honors Calculus II4
 17 17
Sophomore
FallHoursSpringHours
CHEM 1030 Fundamentals Chemistry I3CHEM 1040 Fundamental Chemistry II3
CHEM 1031 Fundamental Chemistry I Laboratory1CHEM 1041 Fundamental Chemistry II Laboratory1
Core Literature3Free Elective3
Core Social Science3MATH 2650 Linear Differential Equations3
MATH 2630 Calculus III or 2637 Honors Calculus III4PHYS 2100 Intermediate Mechanics3
PHYS 2200 Introductory Quantum Physics and Relativity3PHYS 2300 Physics Laboratory Skills2
 17 15
Junior
FallHoursSpringHours
COMM 1000 Public Speaking3Core Social Science3
RSED 3000/3003 Diversity and Exceptionality of Learners33Physics Elective (3000-5000 level ) 3
PHYS 3100 Intermediate Electricity and Magnetism3CTSE 4090 Curriculum and Teaching I: Science1,34
PHYS 4100 Fundamentals of Quantum Mechanics3CTRD 5003 Language and Literacy in the Content Areas33
FOUN 3000 Diversity of Learners and Settings33PHYS 3200 Statistical Thermodynamics3
 15 16
Senior
FallHoursSpringHours
FOUN 3120 Adolescent Development, Learning, Motivation and Assessment II1,33CTSE 5240/5243 Clinical Residency Seminar in Science Teaching1,41
PHYS 4200 Fundamental Experiments in Physics2CTSE 4920/4923 Clinical Residency211
CTSE 5000 Technology in Science Education32UNIV 4AA0 University Graduation0
CTSE 5100 Curriculum and Teaching II: Science1,34 
Physics Elective (3000-5000 level) 6 
 17 12
Total Hours: 126
1

Prerequisite: Admission to Teacher Education.

2

Prerequisite: Admission to Clinical Residency (application for Clinical Residency is one year in advance).

3

Prerequisite for Admission to Clinical Residency.

4

Co-requisite with Clinical Residency.

Physics Elective: See advisor for approved course listing.