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Detail for CIP Code 40.0801

Title: Physics, General.

Definition: A general program that focuses on the scientific study of matter and energy, and the formulation and testing of the laws governing the behavior of the matter-energy continuum. Includes instruction in classical and modern physics, electricity and magnetism, thermodynamics, mechanics, wave properties, nuclear processes, relativity and quantum theory, quantitative methods, and laboratory methods. See also: 14.1201) Engineering Physics/Applied Physics.

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