PHYSICS 391 - Introduction to Modern Physics Lab
Section: 002
Term: WN 2018
Subject: Physics (PHYSICS)
Department: LSA Physics
Credits:
2
Requirements & Distribution:
BS, NS
Waitlist Capacity:
unlimited
Enforced Prerequisites:
Corequisite PHYSICS 390.
Advisory Prerequisites:
PHYSICS 340 or PHYSICS 360 and PHYSICS 351.
BS:
This course counts toward the 60 credits of math/science required for a Bachelor of Science degree.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.

Laboratory course to be elected concurrently with PHYSICS 390. Students obtain intimate experience with the concrete manifestations of the concepts of introductory modern physics.

Course Requirements:

Pairs of students will perform assigned experiments in modern physics on a weekly basis. Each student will submit an independent six page report of his/her results by the following week and this will be graded and returned one week later. The grade on each paper will be determined by the quality of the execution of the experiment, the clarity of language and graphic presentations and the accuracy of appropriate answers to various ancillary questions posed by the laboratory instruction handout.

Intended Audience:

Undergraduate students intending to major or minor in Physics or another science-related discipline.

Class Format:

Laboratory once per week, 3.0 hours duration

PHYSICS 391 - Introduction to Modern Physics Lab
Schedule Listing
001 (LAB)
P
25481
Open
16
 
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M 1:00PM - 4:00PM
002 (LAB)
P
25482
Open
16
 
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Tu 1:00PM - 4:00PM
003 (LAB)
P
25483
Open
16
 
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W 1:00PM - 4:00PM
004 (LAB)
P
25484
Open
16
 
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Th 1:00PM - 4:00PM
005 (LAB)
P
29465
Open
16
 
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Th 9:00AM - 12:00PM
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