Physics Minor Requirements

For a printable major checklist (PDF) for the current academic year, click here.

NOTE: All courses for the major must be take for a letter grade, see Letter Grade Policy.


Calculus:  MATH 19A + 19B OR MATH 20A + 20B

Vector Calculus:  MATH 23A + 23B

Physics:  PHYS 5A/L + 5B/M + 5C/N + 5D  OR  *PHYS 6A/L + 6B/M + 6C/N
*If taking 6 series, it must be completed with minimum GPA of 3.5 or above.


Modern Physics:  PHYS 102

Laboratory:  PHYS 133

Laboratory:  PHYS 134

Elective:  THREE physics courses numbered PHYS 100-180 OR from the list of upper-division electives approved by the Physics Undergraduate Committee.  

NOTE:  Courses appearing in more than one category may fulfill only one requirement.