## Entry Requirements

Description |
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Mature age (26 years and over), plus evidence of exposure to Physics, together with a pass at the University of Guyana Entrance Examination (UGEE). |

At least five (5) subjects at CXC/CSEC (General Proficiency), grades I, II, or III or GCE "O" level, grades A, B, or C. Subjects must include English Language, Mathematics, Physics and one (1) other Science subject |

Any qualification considered by the University to be equivalent to any of the above. |

## Courses

First Year
First Year

Course Code | Course Name | Course Credits | Remarks |
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ZZZ1101 | Elective (4 credits) | 4 | |

MTH1101 | Algebra | 4 | |

CSI1101 | Introduction to Micro-Computers | 4 | |

PHY1103 | Mechanics, Properties of Matter & Waves | 3 | |

ENG1105 | Introduction to the Use of English | 4 | |

MTH1102 | Analytical Geometry | 4 | |

PHY1102 | Introduction to Heat & Optics | 3 |

Course Code | Course Name | Course Credits | Remarks |
---|---|---|---|

MTH1202 | Calculus I | 4 | |

CSI1201 | Software Applications on Micro-Computers | 4 | |

PHY1203 | Electricity, Magnetism & Modern Physics | 3 | |

MTH1204 | Analytic Geometry and Trigonometry II | 4 | This course replaces MTH 1201 which is no longer being offered. |

ZZZ1201 | Elective (4 credits) | 4 | |

MTH1201 | Trigonometry | 4 | |

MTH1203 | Applied Mathematics | 4 | |

ENG1203 | Technical Communication | 4 |

Second Year
Second Year

Course Code | Course Name | Course Credits | Remarks |
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PHY2101 | Mechanics,Properties of Matter & Material Sciences | 3 | |

MTH2102 | Linear & Modern Algebra | 4 | |

PHY2102 | Modern Physics | 2 | |

ZZZ2101 | Elective (4 credits) | 4 | |

MTH2101 | Calculus II | 4 |

Course Code | Course Name | Course Credits | Remarks |
---|---|---|---|

PHY2201 | A.C. Theory & Introduction to Electronics | 3 | |

PHY2204 | Physical Optics | 3 | |

ZZZ2201 | Elective (4 credits) | 4 | |

PHY2202 | Optics, Heat & Thermodynamics | 3 |

Third Year
Third Year

Course Code | Course Name | Course Credits | Remarks |
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MTH3101 | Vector Analysis | 4 | |

ZZZ3101 | Elective (4 credits) | 4 | |

PHY3101 | Introduction to Quantum Physics | 3 | |

PHY3107 | Medical Physics I | 3 | |

PHY3102 | E.M. Theory I | 3 |

Course Code | Course Name | Course Credits | Remarks |
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PHY3202 | Statistical Physics & Thermodynamics | 3 | |

PHY3204 | Applied Optics: Optoelectronics & Laser Systems | 3 | |

MTH3201 | Mathematical Methods | 4 | |

ZZZ3201 | Elective (4 credits) | 4 | |

PHY3201 | Electronics | 3 | |

PHY3203 | Environmental Physics | 3 |

Fourth Year
Fourth Year

Course Code | Course Name | Course Credits | Remarks |
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PHY4108 | Computer & Lab Course I | 2 | |

PHY4101 | Nuclear, Particle & Laser Physics I | 2 | |

PHY4103 | Solid State Physics I | 2 | |

PHY4105 | Research Project. | 6 | |

PHY4102 | Quantum Mechanics I | 2 | |

PHY4104 | Applied Electronics I | 2 |

Course Code | Course Name | Course Credits | Remarks |
---|---|---|---|

PHY4202 | Quantum Mechanics II | 2 | |

PHY4204 | Applied Electronics II | 2 | |

PHY4207 | Geographical Information Systems | 3 | |

PHY4206 | Mathematical and Computational Physics | 2 | |

PHY4201 | Nuclear Physics II | 2 | |

PHY4203 | Solid State Physics II | 2 | |

PHY4205 | Medical Physics II | 3 | |

PHY4208 | Computer & Lab Course II | 2 |

## Contact Us

#### Faculty of Natural Sciences

- University of Guyana, Turkeyen Campus

Greater Georgetown

Guyana - (592)-222-4926

(592)-222-6002 - fns@uog.edu.gy