Option III Geophysics

Course Requirements

Students choosing the geophysics option will complete the following courses.

Earth Science: Physical Geology (ES 131)

Introduction to Geophysics (ES 350)

Tectonics (ES 410)

Seismology (ES 420)

Directed Research (ES 495)

Intermediate Laboratory (PH 356W)

Data Analysis in Geophysics (ES 365)

Electricity and Magnetism (PH 447)

Classical Dynamics (PH 471)

Senior Assessment Seminar (PH 498)

Physics Electives (300 - 400 level)

Supporting Mathematics Courses:

Mathematics, Calculus I, II, III (MA 125, 126, 227)

Applied Differential Equations (MA 238)