Requirements for the Minor in Physics
Physics Minor Course Requirements
Student selecting this minor must complete courses as specified in each of the following areas:
|General Physics I. Satisfied by one of the following:||5|
|General Physics I|
and General Physics I Laboratory
|General Physics I Honors|
|General Physics II. Satisfied by one of the following:||4|
|General Physics II|
and General Physics II Laboratory
|General Physics II Honors|
|General Physics III and Intermediate Physics Laboratory. Satisfied by:|
& PHSX 316
|General Physics III|
and Intermediate Physics Laboratory I
|Mechanics I. Satisfied by:|
|PHSX 521||Mechanics I||3|
|Electricity and Magnetism. Satisfied by:|
|PHSX 531||Electricity and Magnetism||3|
|Physics Required Elective. Satisfied by any 3 credit hour PHSX course numbered 500 or above.||3|
Minor Hours & Minor GPA
While completing all required courses (above), minors must also meet each of the following hour and grade-point average minimum standards:
Satisfied by 21 hours of major courses.
Minor Hours in Residence
Satisfied by a minimum of 9 junior/senior (300+) hours of KU resident credit in the major.
Minor Junior/Senior (300+) Hours
Satisfied by a minimum of 13 hours from junior/senior courses (300+) in the minor.
Minor Graduation GPA
Satisfied by a minimum of a 2.0 KU GPA in the minor. GPA calculations include all courses in the field of study including F’s and repeated courses. See the Semester/Cumulative GPA Calculator.