Recommended Course Sequence

Recommended Sequence of CoursesPrinter Friendly
Program of Study: Physics (AS-T)Course Offerings subject to change. Please consult the current Schedule of Classes.
Department: Chemistry & PhysicsThis document is for planning purposes only and is not a guarantee of course offerings
Coordinator: sgjorgjievska@santarosa.eduA full-time student seeking to complete an Associate's Degree in two years should expect to take an average of 15 units per semester.
Term Effective: Fall 2017A major is only part of what is required for an Associate's Degree see additional requirements here
* denotes a required course.Students are strongly advised to meet with a counselor for educational planning
   

Semester 1
Course NumberCourse TitleUnitsSemester OfferedPrerequisitesAdvisoriesIn PersonOnlineHybridBlendedDayEveningWeekend
MATH1A*CALCULUS 15.00Summer 2022, Fall 2022MATH25 AND MATH58 OR
MATH27
YESYESYES
Total Semester Units:5.00
Semester 2
Course NumberCourse TitleUnitsSemester OfferedPrerequisitesAdvisoriesIn PersonOnlineHybridBlendedDayEveningWeekend
MATH1B*CALCULUS 25.00Fall 2022MATH1AYESYESYES
PHYS40*CLASSICAL MECHANICS5.00Summer 2022, Fall 2022MATH1AYESYES
Total Semester Units:10.00
Semester 3
Course NumberCourse TitleUnitsSemester OfferedPrerequisitesAdvisoriesIn PersonOnlineHybridBlendedDayEveningWeekend
MATH1C*CALCULUS 34.00Fall 2022MATH1BYESYESYES
PHYS42*ELECTRICITY & MAGNETISM4.00Fall 2022PHYS40 AND MATH1CYESYES
Total Semester Units:8.00
Semester 4
Course NumberCourse TitleUnitsSemester OfferedPrerequisitesAdvisoriesIn PersonOnlineHybridBlendedDayEveningWeekend
PHYS41*WAVES, OPTICS, THERMO4.00Fall 2022PHYS40 AND MATH1BYESYES
Total Semester Units:4.00
Semester 5
Course NumberCourse TitleUnitsSemester OfferedPrerequisitesAdvisoriesIn PersonOnlineHybridBlendedDayEveningWeekend
PHYS43*MODERN PHYSICS3.00PHYS42 AND PHYS41 AND MATH2
Total Semester Units:3.00
Recommended course sequence units total:30.00
Minimum units to meet major requirements:30.00
Key:
In Person=Face to Face
Online=Fully Online, no mandatory face to face.
Hybrid=At least 51% online
Blended=Majority face to face