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Modern Physics

Modern Physics is a survey course. It covers a broad scope of topics at a very shallow level. It is meant to introduce and familiarize you with the material for use in later courses. These topics include Relativity, Quantum Mechanics, and Statistical Mechanics.

The prerequisites for this course are: Calculus IIPhysics I and Physics II

This course is a co- or prerequisite for: Multivariable Calculus, and Differential Equations

Book resources 

Section 1.1 - Review of Classical Physics

Section 1.2 - The Failure of Classical Concepts of Space and Time

Section 1.3 - The Failure of the Classical Theory of Particle Statistics

Section 1.4 - Theory, Experiment, Law