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Physics 201: Modern Physics, Jamie Leach, Marc T. Sher Jul 2015

Physics 201: Modern Physics, Jamie Leach, Marc T. Sher

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Following the spirit of the new curriculum, it was decided to convert the Modern Physics course, Physics 201, into a course with a COLL200 attribute. The course covered the basics of relativity and quantum mechanics, and typically has 50-60 students. It was desired to include a substantial discussion of the historical and social significance of the material.