University of Texas at El Paso Academic Catalog

Academic Catalog

Minor in Physics

Minors in the College of Science degrees are optional.  The requirements for a minor in Physics are as follows:

Degree Plan

Required Courses:
PHYS 2230Thermal and Fluid Physics2
PHYS 2325Survey of Modern Physics3
PHYS 2320
PHYS 2120
Introductory Mechanics
and Laboratory for PHYS 2320
PHYS 2321
PHYS 2121
Introductory Electromagnetism
and Laboratory for PHYS 2321
An additional 5 semester hours chosen from the following menu:5
Advanced Laboratory Practice
Physical Optics
Thermal Physics
Analytical Mechanics I
Electromagnetics I
Electromagnetics II
Intro Quantum Mechanics
Total Hours18