PART OF THE SCIENTIFIC DISCOVERY AND SUSTAINABILITY FLIGHT PATH

Minor: Physics
(PHYS)

Physics, the most basic of the natural sciences, entails the discovery and elucidation of elementary principles which shape our physical universe. Students who minor in Physics as a supplement to their major course of study will learn how these elementary principles can systematically be applied to understand diverse phenomena and solve seemingly complex problems. Graduates with training in Physics find employment in the various areas of physics and other physical sciences, technological and health industries, financial services, computer science, library science, education, communication, law, and medicine.

 
TOP FIVE REASONS TO STUDY Physics
  1. Develop strong critical thinking skills.

  2. Practice collaborative problem solving.

  3. Gain hands-on experience in research.

  4. Prepare yourself for a wide variety of opportunities for future study.

  5. Equip yourself with skills to tackle real-world problems in your future career.

Physics

College of Arts and Sciences
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physics.uoregon.edu

 
COURSES YOU
MAY NEED

     

MINOR CREDITS

Required       28 credits
Electives         4 credits


Total       32 credits

WHERE CAN I GO? WHAT WILL I LEARN? MAJORS COMMONLY
COMBINED WITH:
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