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Computational Physics


PHYS 340
Spring 2018
Section: 01  
Certificates: Applied Data Science, Informatics and Modeling
Course Cluster: Data Analysis Minor, Integrated Design, Engineering & Applied Science Minor

The aim of this course is to introduce students to both numerical techniques and the software used in modern computational physics. In the first part of the course, we will learn the basics of operating systems and the essential components of lower- and upper-level programming languages. The majority of material in the course will focus on the most important numerical techniques that we will implement in weekly exercises.
Credit: .5 Gen Ed Area Dept: NSM PHYS
Course Format: Laboratory CourseGrading Mode: Credit/Unsatisfactory
Level: UGRD Prerequisites: (MATH221 AND PHYS213) OR (MATH223 AND PHYS213)
Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (CIS)(DATA-MN)(IDEA-MN)(PHYS)
Past Enrollment Probability: 75% - 89%

Last Updated on DEC-11-2017
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