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Sample First and Second Year Programs

For students beginning the major as first-year students

Courses typically taken by a first year Physics major:

Fall Spring
Hum 110 Hum 110
Phys 101 Phys 102
Math 111 Math 112

 


Courses typically taken by a second year Physics major:

Fall Spring
Phys 201 Phys 202
Math 201 Math 202
Group requirements course Group requirements course
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For students beginning the major as sophomores

Students contemplating starting the major in the second year should consult with a member of the Physics department. See first year program (above).

Off-campus Study Options

Physics students will have to do early and careful planning should they wish to participate in off-campus studies, given the sequential requirements for the major. Students should consult carefully with their academic advisers to evaluate any contemplated off-campus study courses for applicability to the Reed degree program.

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