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3.4.2.6    Second Major in Physics

Host Department: Physics

To be awarded a second major in Physics, candidates must satisfy the following:

MODULE LEVEL SECOND MAJOR REQUIREMENTS CUMULATIVE MAJOR MCS
Level-1000(16 MCs) Pass

PC1141      Introduction to Classical Mechanics

PC1142      Introduction to Thermodynamics and Optics

PC1143      Introduction to Electricity & Magnetism

PC1144      Introduction to Modern Physics

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Level-2000(16 MCs) Pass

PC2130      Quantum Mechanics I

PC2131      Electricity and Magnetism I

PC2193      Experimental Physics I

Any one from the following:

  • PC2132      Classical Mechanics
  • PC2134      Mathematical Methods in Physics I
  • PC2230      Thermodynamics and Statistical Mechanics
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Level-3000(16 MCs) Pass

Any four from the following

  • PC3130      Quantum Mechanics II
  • PC3193      Experimental Physics II
  • ALL PC32XX and PC42XX modules that can be used to fulfil the requirements for the Major Programme in Physics.
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This second major is not offered with a primary major in Physics or a minor in Physics.

Note:

Level-4000 PC prefixed modules may be taken to replace up to 8 MCs of the Level-3000 PC elective modules above.