Atmospheric Physics (Minor)
This program was approved for students entering the university in the Summer 2021–Spring 2022 catalog year. For more information about catalog year, go to Catalog Year Information.
|Core Physics Courses|
|PHYS 298||Introductory Mechanics, Heat and Sound - S||4|
|PHYS 295||Introductory Laboratories I - SL||1|
|PHYS 299||Introductory Electricity, Magnetism and Light||4|
|PHYS 296||Introductory Laboratories II - SL||1|
|Core Atmospheric Courses|
|PHYS 220||Introduction to Weather and Climate - S||3|
|PHYS 363||Atmospheric Physics||3|
|PHYS 464||Atmospheric Dynamics||3|
|Upper Level Atmospheric Course (select one) 1|
|PHYS 507||Solar System Astronomy||3|
|or PHYS 518||Space Weather|
|Minimum Total Hours||22|
Students whose major requires PHYS 298/295, 299/296 sequence are required to take both upper level Atmospheric Physics courses.
At least three (3) semester hours of the requirements for a minor must be successfully completed while enrolled in the University of Louisville.