Geological Sciences
Geophysics track (track 3)
GEOL requirements:
GEOL 1010-3 Intro to Geology 1
GEOL 1030-3 Intro to Geology Lab
GEOL 1020 OR 1040 OR 1060-3 (Intro Earth History/Geol. Colorado/Global Change)
The above 2 classes are prerequisites for all GEOL courses below
GEOL 2700-2 Intro to Field Geology
GEOL 3010-3 Intro to Mineralogy (prereq. CHEM 1113+1114)
GEOL 3020-3 OR 3320-3 Petrology (prereq. GEOL3010) OR
Intro to Geochemistry (prereq. MATH 1300, CHEM 1113+1114)
GEOL 3120-4 Structural Geology
GEOL 4130-3 Principles of Geophysics (prereq. MATH 1300, PHYS 1110)
GEOL 4714-2 Field Geophysics (prereq. GEOL2700, MATH 1300, PHYS 1110)
PHYS requirements:
PHYS 1110-4 and 1120-4 General Physics 1 and 2
PHYS 1140-1 Experimental Physics 1
PHYS 2130-3 OR 2170-3 General Physics 3
PHYS 2210-3 (co-requisite is APPM 2360) Classical Mechanics
MATH requirements:
MATH 1300 AND 2300 (or APPM 1350/1360) Calculus 1 and 2
MATH 2400-4 OR APPM 2350-4 Calculus 3
APPM 2360-4 Differential Equations w/ Linear Algebra
Two of the following MATH or PHYS courses:
PHYS 3210/3310/MATH 4470/APPM 4350-3 Mech 2/ E&M/Part Diff Eq
CHEMISTRY requirements:
CHEM 1113-4 AND 1133-4 General Chemistry 1 and 2
CHEM 1114-1 AND 1134-1 General Chemistry 1 and 2 lab |
Physics (consult the Physics Advising Guide)
Plan 2 (interdisciplinary physics; requires approval of advisor; from 2010-2011 physics advising guide)
PHYS requirements:
PHYS 1110-4 General Physics 1 (coreq MATH1300 or APPM 1350)
PHYS 1120-4 General Physics 2 (coreq MATH 2300/APPM1360, prereq PHYS 1110)
PHYS 1140-1 Experimental Physics 1 (prereq PHYS 1110, coreq PHYS 1120)
PHYS 2150-1 Experimental Physics (prereq PHYS 1120 & 1140)
PHYS 2170-3 or PHYS 2130(by petition) Found. of Modern Physics/General Physics 3 (prereq PHYS 1120, coreq MATH 2400/APPM 2350; prereq for 2130 also PHYS 1140 or ECEN 2250 & ECEN 3400)
PHYS 2210-3 Class Mech & Math Methods I (prereq PHYS 2130/2170, MATH 2400/APPM2350)
PHYS 3210-3 Class Mech & Math Methods 2(PHYS 3210, Analytical Mechanics, was taught the last time in Fall '05) * (prereq PHYS2210 & APPM 2360)
PHYS 3220-3 Quantum Mechanics 1 (prereq PHYS 2210/3210 and PHYS 2130/2170)
PHYS 3310-3 Electricity & Magnetism 1 (prereq PHYS 2210 and PHYS 2130/2170)
PHYS 3320-3 Electricity & Magnetism 2 (prereq PHYS 3310)
PHYS 3330-2 Junior Laboratory Electronics for Phys. Sciences (prereq PHYS 2130 & 2150)
PHYS 4230-3 Thermodynamics & Statistical Mechanics (prereq PHYS 3220 & APPM 2360)
Plus 3 hours of one of the following: PHYS3340, 4150, 4340, 4410, 4430, 4450, 4510, 4610/20/30, 4801, 4810/20/30, 4840/50, 5030, 5040, 5700, 5770
MATH requirements:
MATH 1300-5 or APPM 1350-4
Calculus 1
MATH 2300-5 or APPM 1360-4
Calculus 2
MATH 2400-4 or APPM 2350-4 Calculus 3
APPM 2360-4 OR MATH 3130-3 and 4430-3 Differential Equations and Linear Algebra
CHEM requirements:
CHEM 1113-4 & 1114-1 General Chemistry 1 & lab (or CHEM 1351)
CHEM 1133-4 & 1134-1 General Chemistry 2 & lab
(or CHEM 1371)
GEOL suggestions:
(12 hours from list below)
GEOL 3010-3 - Introduction to Mineralogy
GEOL 3030-3 - Introduction to Hydrogeology
GEOL 3120-4 - Structural Geology 1
GEOL 4060-3 - Oceanography
GEOL 4093-4 - Remote Sensing of the Environment
GEOL 4130-3 - Principles of Geophysics
GEOL 4640-3 - Glaciology (not given regularly)
GEOL 4714-2 - Field Geophysics |