B.Sc. Degree in Engineering Physics

                                (Laser and Optical Communications)

 

Course

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Course

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University Requirements (24 Credits)

 

A. Compulsory Courses  (12 Credits)

101   Arabic Language

102   History of Arab & Islamic Civilisation

161   English (a)

162   English (b)

 

B.  Elective Courses  (12 credits)

Students choose three from the

following:            

101   Introduction to Psychology     

101   Introduction to Sociology        

101   Principles of Statistics               

101   Methods of Scientific Research

101   Man and Environment              

102   Islamic Culture

110   Introduction to Business Management

102   Home Economics                        

103   Principles of Philosophy           

103   Government and Politics of Kuwait

104   Palestine Question     

163   English Language (c )               

201   Principles of Education

173   English Language

                 

Any 100 level course offered by the Faculty of Science

 

Faculty Requirements  (17 Credits)

PHYS 101   General Physics I

PHYS 102   General Physics II

PHYS 105   General Physics Lab. I

PHYS 107   General Physics Lab. II

Math 101    Calculus I

Math 102    Calculus II

Math 111    Linear Algebra

 

 

 

 

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Department Requirements  (61 Credits)

 

A. Compulsory Core Courses  (33 Credits)

Math 126   Computer Programming

Math 211   Calculus III

PHYS 203   General Physics III

PHYS 209   Modern Physics

PHYS 213   Principles of Electronics

PHYS 217   Mathematical Methods in Physics

PHYS 301   Quantum Physics I

PHYS 303   Quantum Physics II

PHYS 310   Classical Mechanics

PHYS 312   Electromagnetic Theory

PHYS 340   Computational Physics I

 

B. Compulsory Specialization Courses (24 Credits)

PHYS 243   Digital Electronics

PHYS 337   Semiconductor Physics & Devices

PHYS 351   Applied Optics

PHYS 352   Introduction to Lasers

PHYS 353   Introduction to Lasers Lab.

PHYS 451   Laser Applications

PHYS 454   Laser Devices

PHYS 459   Optical Communication

PHYS 499   Project

 

C. Specialization Electives (4 Credits)

To be Chosen from the following:

PHYS 456   Lasers in Medicine and Surgery

PHYS 457   Advanced Lasers & Optics Lab

PHYS 461   Optical Image Processing &

                    Analysis

PHYS483    Biomedical Electronics

 

Minor Requirements (24 Credits)

Departmental Approval has to be obtained for minors offered by other than Faculty of Science.

 

 

 

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