The requirements for a minor in physics are a minumum of 18 semester hours of course work in physics, including PH 221/221L, PH 222/222L, and PH 351/351L. A minimum of two physics courses must be completed at UAB.
Required Physics Courses (12 semester hours)
PH 221/221L General Physics I & General Physics I Laboratory
PH 222/222L General Physics II & General Physics II Laboratory
PH 351/351L Modern Physics I & Modern Physics I Laboratory
Physics Electives (6 semester hours)
PH 352/352L Modern Physics II & Modern Physics II Laboratory
PH 423 Computational Physics
PH 425 Applications to Contemporary Optics I
PH 475 Introduction to Biophysics I
PH 481 Laser Physics I
PH 487 Nanoscale Science and Applications
PH 491 Advanced Physics Laboratory I
Students must earn a grade of “C” or better in all courses applied to the minior, as well as in all mathematics course prerequisites.