Here is a tentative schedule of upper-level physics courses for the 2018-19 and 2019-20 academic years.  This schedule should be used for students planning to take a junior year away from Colby. Some courses are scheduled on an alternating or occasional basis. Students should consult with their academic advisor about which courses to take to fulfill the major or honors major.

 

Fall 2018

AS 231 Introduction to Astrophysics (with lab) – McGrath
PH 321 Electricity and Magnetism – Kocevski
PH 335 General Relativity and Cosmology – Bluhm
PH 431 Quantum Mechanics – Chakdar

Spring 2019

AS 342 Galaxies and Cosmology – Kocevski
PH 311 Classical Mechanics – Chakdar

Fall 2019

AS 231 Introduction to Astrophysics (with lab)
PH 321 Electricity and Magnetism
PH 431 Quantum Mechanics

Spring 2020

AS 342 Galaxies and Cosmology
PH 311 Classical Mechanics
PH 332 Thermodynamics and Statistical Mechanics