Physics Education BS:  Freshmen Academic Plans

Be sure to take all of your major requirement courses for a letter grade.

GE - General Education requirement course.  Remember to add your General Education requirements to your plan.

ME - Major Exploration are courses to include in your academic plan to explore other majors/minors you might be interested in.

PLAN 1:  For students who place into MATH 19A

Fall Winter Spring
1st
year
MATH 19A (or 20A)

Core/Writing
MATH 19B (or 20B)
PHYS 5A/L
GE/Core/Writing
MATH 23A
PHYS 5B/M
GE/Core/Writing
2nd
year

MATH 23B
PHYS 5C/N & 5D
EDUC 50B or 50C
MATH 100
PHYS 102
EDUC 100B or 100C
AMS 5 or 7
3rd
year
ASTR 13
Science Elective
EDUC 185B/L or 185C/L
PHYS 133*
MATH 128A
PHYS 134**
4th
year
PHYS 182***
(senior thesis)
MATH 181
(senior thesis)
EDUC Diversity Elective
(senior thesis)

*PHYS 133 is offered fall and winter quarters.

**PHYS 134 or PHYS 135. PHYS 134 is offered in winter and spring.  PHYS 135 is offered in some academic years as a multiple-term course: 135A in the fall and 135B in winter, depending on astronomical conditions.

***PHYS 182 is offered fall and winter quarters.

Do you still need assistance in developing your academic plan?  Go to Major Advising for options on meeting with an advisor.