Academic Catalog

Biomedical Physics Minor

The Department of Physics and Astronomy offers a minor in Biomedical Physics (BMP). The requirements for a BMP minor consist of:

PHY 2130Physics for the Life Sciences I4
or PHY 2170 University Physics for Scientists I
PHY 2131Physics for the Life Sciences Laboratory1
or PHY 2171 University Physics Laboratory
PHY 2140Physics for the Life Sciences II4
or PHY 2180 University Physics for Scientists II
PHY 2141Physics for the Life Sciences Laboratory1
or PHY 2181 University Physics Laboratory II
PHY 4700Introduction to Biomedical Physics4
Select a minimum of 10 credits from the following:10
Introduction to Computational Methods
Applied Computational Methods
Introduction to Thermal and Fluid Physics
and Optics Laboratory
Electronics and Electrical Measurements
and Electronics and Electrical Measurements Laboratory
Biological Physics
Survey of Biophysics
Research Methods in Biomedical Physics
Or other course with prior departmental approval
Total Credits24

The students should consult the departmental Undergraduate Academic Advisor for approval of the minor prior to undertaking the program.

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