Engineering Physics Program

Bachelor of Science in Engineering Physics, Digital Electronic Systems

General Education Requirements

Hours

KU Core 2.1

(Normally ENGL 101 and ENGL 102)

6

Chemistry

CHEM 130, Foundations of Chemistry I, or CHEM 150 Chemistry for Engineers, or CHEM 190 Foundations of Chemistry I, Honors together with CHEM 191 Foundations of Chemistry I Laboratory, Honors.

5

KU Core requirements*

Courses approved to satisfy Goals 2.2, 3S, 3N, 4.1, and 4.2.  Note that PHSX 594 satisfies Goal 4.2.

 

15

Core Physics

Hours

PHSX 150

Seminar in Physics, Astronomy and Engineering Physics                      

0.5

PHSX 211&216 or PHSX 213

General Physics I and General Physics I Lab (213 is honors/majors equivalent)

5

PHSX 212&236 or PHSX 214

General Physics II and General Physics II Lab (214 is honors/majors equivalent)

4

PHSX 313

General Physics III

3

PHSX 316

Intermediate Physics Laboratory (with or after PHSX 313)

1

EPHX 516

Physical Measurements

4

EPHX 521

Mechanics I

3

EPHX 531

Electricity & Magnetism

3

EPHX 601

Design of Physical & Electronic Systems

4

Mathematics

Hours

MATH 125

Calculus I    (MATH 145 is honors equivalent)

4

MATH 126

Calculus II   (MATH 146 is honors equivalent)

4

MATH 127

Calculus III  (MATH 147 is honors equivalent)

4

MATH 290

Elementary Linear Algebra   (MATH 291 is honors equivalent)

2

MATH 220

or 320

Applied or Elementary Differential Equations.   (MATH 221 is honors equivalent)

3

Requirements specific for Design Option in Digital Electronic Systems

Hours

Physics

EPHX 511, Intro Quantum Mechanics

3

Mathematics

MATH 526 Applied Mathematical Statistics or MATH 6281 Mathematical Theory of Statistics

3

Electrical Engineering &

Computer Science

EECS 140, Intro to Digital Logic Design (EECS 141 is the honors equivalent)

4

EECS 168, Programming I  (EECS 169 is the honors equivalent)

4

EECS 211, Circuits I

3

EECS 212, Circuits II

4

EECS 268, Programming II

4

EECS 312, Electronic Circuits I.

3

EECS 360, Signal and System Analysis

4

EECS 388, Computer Systems & Assembly Language

4

EECS 443, Digital Systems Design

4

EECS 448, Software Engineering I

4

EECS 470, Electronic Devices & Properties of Materials

3

EECS 541, Computer Systems Design Lab I

3

EECS 542, Computer Systems Design Lab II

3

EECS 645 Computer Architecture

3

EECS elective

3

1MATH 628 is offered only in the spring and requires MATH 627 as a pre-requisite.

*Goal 1.1, Goal 1.2, Goal 3N, Goal 5, and Goal 6 are all satisfied by major requirements.

General Education Requirements

Hours

KU Core 2.1

(Normally ENGL 101 and ENGL 102)

6

Chemistry

CHEM 130, Foundations of Chemistry I or CHEM 150, Chemistry for Engineers

5

KU Core requirements

Courses approved to satisfy Goals 2.2, 3S, 3N, 4.1, and 4.2

 

15

Core Physics

Hours

PHSX 150

Seminar in Physics, Astronomy and Engineering Physics                      

0.5

PHSX 211/216 or 213

General Physics I and General Physics I Lab (213 is honors/majors equivalent)

5

PHSX 212/236 or 214

General Physics II and General Physics II Lab (214 is honors/majors equivalent)

4

PHSX 313

General Physics III

3

PHSX 316

Intermediate Physics Laboratory (with or after PHSX 313)

1

EPHX 516

Physical Measurements

4

EPHX 521

Mechanics I

3

EPHX 531

Electricity & Magnetism

3

PHSX 601

Design of Physical & Electronic Systems

4

Mathematics

Hours

MATH 125

Calculus I   

4

MATH 126

Calculus II 

4

MATH 127

Calculus III

4

MATH 290

Elementary Linear Algebra

2

MATH 220 or 320

Applied or Elementary Differential Equations

3

Requirements specific for Design Option in Digital Electronic Systems

Hours

Physics

EPHX 511, Intro Quantum Mechanics

3

Elect. Engr &

EECS 140, Intro to Digital Logic Design (or EECS 141, honors)

4

Computer Sci.

EECS 168, Programming I

4

 

EECS 211, Circuits I

3

 

EECS 212, Circuits II

4

 

EECS 268, Programming II

4

 

EECS 312, Electronic Circuits I.

3

 

EECS 360, Signal and System Analysis

4

 

EECS 388, Computer Systems & Assembly Language

4

 

EECS 443, Digital Systems Design

4

 

EECS 448, Software Engineering I

4

 

EECS 461, Probability & Statistics

3

 

EECS 470, Electronic Devices & Properties of Materials

3

 

EECS 541, Computer Systems Design Lab I

3

 

EECS 542, Computer Systems Design Lab II

3

 

EECS 645 Computer Architecture

3

 

EECS elective

3

KU Core Curriculum and Chemistry Requirements (26 credits)

Hours

English

KU Core Curriculum Goal 2 Outcome 1

6

Chemistry

CHEM 130, Foundations of Chemistry, or CHEM 150, Chemistry for Engineers, or CHEM 170, Chemistry for Chemical Sciences I

5

KU Core requirements

Fulfillment of the requirements of the KU Core Curriculum Goal 2 Outcome 2, Goal 3 (arts and humanities, social sciences), and Goal 4 Outcomes 1 and 2.

 

15

Core Physics Courses (27.5 credits)

Hours

PHSX 150

Seminar in Physics, Astronomy and Engineering Physics                       

0.5

PHSX 211 or 213

General Physics I (213 is honors/majors equivalent, 5 credits, includes lab)

4

PHSX 212 or 214

General Physics II (214 is honors/majors equivalent, 4 credits, includes lab)

3

PHSX 216

General Physics I Laboratory

1

PHSX 236

General Physics II Laboratory

1

PHSX 313

General Physics III

3

PHSX 316

Intermediate Physics Laboratory (with or after PHSX 313)

1

EPHX 516

Physical Measurements

4

EPHX 521

Mechanics I

3

EPHX 531

Electricity & Magnetism

3

PHSX 601

Design of Physical & Electronic Systems

4

Mathematics Courses (18 credits)

Hours

MATH 121

Calculus I   

5

MATH 122

Calculus II 

5

MATH 223

Vector Calculus

3

MATH 290

Elementary Linear Algebra

2

MATH 220
or 320

Applied or Elementary Differential Equations

3

Course Requirements for Design Option in Digital Electronic Systems (59 credits )

Hours

Physics

EPHX 511, Intro Quantum Mechanics

3

Elect. Engr &

EECS 140, Intro to Digital Logic Design (or EECS 141, honors)

4

Computer Sci.

EECS 168, Programming I

4

 

EECS 211, Circuits I

3

 

EECS 212, Circuits II

4

 

EECS 268, Programming II

4

 

EECS 312, Electronic Circuits I.

3

 

EECS 360, Signal and System Analysis

4

 

EECS 388, Computer Systems & Assembly Language

4

 

EECS 443, Digital Systems Design

4

 

EECS 448, Software Engineering I

4

 

EECS 461, Probability & Statistics

3

 

EECS 470, Electronic Devices & Properties of Materials

3

 

EECS 541, Computer Systems Design Lab I

3

 

EECS 542, Computer Systems Design Lab II

3

 

EECS 645 Computer Architecture or 643, Advanced Computer Architecture

3

 

EECS Elective

3

General Education Requirements for Engineering Physics Students.

For requirements in Engineering Physics: because of changes in the School of Engineering course offerings for students enrolled, please see your advisor for more information.


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