BS Applied Physics

The degree program allows the students to choose a specialization in the following fields: (1) Instrumentation Physics and (2) Computer Hardware Physics. The training of a student who chooses any of these specialization fields is further enhanced by joining any of the following research laboratories of the IMSP-Physics Division, namely: (a) Computer Hardware and Instrumentation Physics (CHIP), (b) Materials Physics (MATPHY), and (c) Computational Physics (COMP).

BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN APPLIED PHYSICS *

 

1st YEAR
1st SEMESTER 2nd SEMESTER
GE (AH) Arts & Humanities 3 GE (AH) Arts & Humanities 3
GE (MST) Mathematics, Science & Technology 3 GE (MST) Mathematics, Science & Technology 3
GE (SSP) Social Sciences & Philosophy 3 GE (SSP) Social Sciences & Philosophy 3
GE (SSP) Social Sciences & Philosophy 3 CMSC 11 Intro. to Computer Science 3
MATH 17 Algebra and Trigonometry 5 ENG 2 College Writing in ENglish 3
PE 1 Foundations of Physical Fitness (2) MATH 36 Mathematical Analysis I 5
PE 2 or 3 Basic or Advanced Course (2)
TOTAL 17 TOTAL 20
2nd YEAR
1st SEMESTER 2nd SEMESTER
GE (AH) Arts & Humanities 3 GE (AH) Arts & Humanities 3
GE (SSP) Social Sciences & Philosophy 3 GE (SSP) Social Sciences & Philosophy 3
MATH 37 Mathematical Analysis II 5 CHEM 15 Fundamentals of Chemistry 3
PHYS 81 Fundamental Physics I 5 MATH 38 Mathematical Analysis III 3
STAT 1 Elementary Statistics 3 PHYS 82 Fundamental Physics II 5
PE 2 or 3 Basic or Advanced Course (2) PE 2 or 3 Basic or Advanced Course (2)
TOTAL 19 TOTAL 17
3rd YEAR
1st SEMESTER 2nd SEMESTER
APHY 101 Physics in Scientific Instruments 3 ENG 10 Writing of Scientific Papers 3
APHY 102 Physics of Electronic Devices 3 PHYS 121 Theoretical Mechanics I 3
GE (MST) Mathematics, Science & Technology 3 PHYS 131 Electromagnetic Theory I 3
PHYS 83 Fundamental Physics III 5 PHYS 192 Experimental Physics 3
PHYS 111 Mathematical Physics I 3 SPECIALIZATION COURSE** 3
PI 100 Life and Works of Jose Rizal 3 SPECIALIZATION COURSE** 3
TOTAL 20 TOTAL 18

Summer
APHY 198. Practicum 3

4th YEAR
1st SEMESTER 2nd SEMESTER
APHY 200 Undergraduate Thesis 3 APHY 191 Special Topics 3
PHYS 115 Computational Physics 3 APHY 199 Undergraduate Seminar 1
PHYS 151 Statistical and Thermal Physics 3 APHY 200 Undergraduate Thesis 3
PHYS 160 Structure of Matter 3 SPECIALIZATION COURSE** 3
SPECIALIZATION COURSE*** 2-3 SPECIALIZATION COURSE** 3
SPECIALIZATION COURSE** 3 SPECIALIZATION COURSE** 3
SPECIALIZATION COURSE**** 1
TOTAL 18 TOTAL 16

TOTAL NUMBER OF UNITS: 150

 

**SPECIALIZATION COURSES (Required and Elective Courses, 21 units):

***For Computer Hardware, CMSC 130 (2 units credit) is taken; for others, a 3 unit specialization course is taken 

****This specialization is for Computer Hardware only. APHY 130.1 (1 unit credit) is taken

Required Specialization Courses (9 units):

Computer Hardware
      APHY 130.1. Logic Design Laboratory (1 unit) ****
      CMSC 130. Logic Design and Digital Computer Circuits (2 units) ***
      APHY 131. Microcomputer Architecture (3 units)
      APHY 132. Assembly Language Programming for Instrumentation (3 units)

Instrumentation
      APHY 103. Electronic Circuits for Scientific Applications (3 units)
      APHY 104. Digital Computer Electronics (3 units)
      APHY 105. Microprocessor-based Instrumentation (3 units)

 

Possible Electives Based on Chosen Research Laboratory (12 units):

      AMAT 110. Mathematical Modeling (3 units)
      AMAT 150. Computer Programming (3 units)
      APHY 103. Electronic Circuits for Scientific Applications (3 units)
      APHY 104. Digital Computer Electronics (3 units)
      APHY 105. Microprocessor-based Instrumentation (3 units)
      APHY 130.1. Logic Design Laboratory (1 unit)
      APHY 131. Microcomputer Architecture (3 units)
      APHY 132. Assembly Language Programming for Instrumentation (3 units)
      APHY 140. Introductory Environmental Physics (3 units)
      CHEM 40. Basic Organic Chemistry (3 units)
      CHEM 102. Elementary Physical Chemistry (3 units)
      CMSC 21. Fund amentals of Programming (3 units)
      CMSC 22. Object-Oriented Programming (3 units)
      CMSC 56. Discete Mathematical Structures in Computer Science I (3 units)
      CMSC 57. Discrete Mathematical Structures in Computer Science II (3 units)
      CMSC 165. Digital Image Processing (3 units)
      ENSC 26. Computer Applications in Engineering (3 units)
      ENSC10a. Engineering Graphics (3 units)
      PHYS 112. Mathematical Physics II (3 units)
      PHYS 170. Solid State Physics (3 units)
      SOIL 130. Soil Physics (3 units)
      STAT 101. Statistical Methods (3 units)

 

• All students are required to undergo the National Service Training Program (NSTP; 6 units) for one year as a requirement for graduation.

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