Students will pursue several open-ended experiments, relevant to Clean Technology, Environmental Science, and Energy technologies, to investigate a phenomenon as far as desired or as time permits. The methods and procedures of experimental physics are emphasized. Students will perform several experiments from four modules: three of the modules will contain a list of prepared experiments and the final module will have the student create a new experiment of their own conception.


PHYS 203 or PHYS 210 or PHYS 211; OR STAT 101 and [MATH 108 or MATH 116] and one of [CHEM 211, BIOL 203, BIOL 208, BIOL 214, or GEOG 214]

Course Notes

PHYS 310 is an approved Science and Technology course for Cap Core requirements.

PHYS 310 is an approved Science course. PHYS 310 is an approved Laboratory Science course. PHYS 310 is an approved Quantitative/Analytical course for baccalaureate degrees.

Course Outlines

Please note: Course outlines of record posted may vary from the section syllabus distributed by each instructor (e.g. textbooks, assignments, timing of midterms).


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