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Students interested in AMEP (or Physical Sciences in general) should start with Calculusbased intro Physics 247 (honors) or 207 in their Freshman FIRST semester at UW. AMEP is a physics intensive degree program where math and physics are studied in parallel so the two subjects reinforce each other, leading to deeper understanding of both.
 Math 221: Singlevariable Calculus
 Math 222: Calculus and Analytic Geometry
 Math 234: Multivariable Calculus
Introductory Physics Honors Sequence (recommended for AMEP and Physics)
 Physics 247: Modern Intro to Physics I
 Physics 248: Modern Intro to Physics II
 Physics 249: Modern Intro to Physics III
Alternative Intro Physics: Regular Sequence

 Physics 207, 208**: General Physics
 Physics 241: Intro to Modern Physics
** Students entering AMEP after taking Physics 201 or 202 may substitute 201 for 207 and/or 202 for 208, but this is NOT the recommended sequence.
Basic Chemistry:
 Chemistry 109: General Chemistry (recommended for AMEP, Chem 109 lecture 3 is honors level (!))
 OR Chemistry 103 + 104: General Chemistry
 Math 320: Equilibrium and Dynamics of Linear Systems
 Math 321: Vector and Complex Calculus for the Physical Sciences
 Math 322: Advanced Calculus (Fourier Series, special functions, Partial Differential Equations)
 Physics 311: Mechanics
 Physics 322: ElectroMagnetism
Recommended/Suggested Advanced Courses
A number of intermediate and advanced courses in the Mathematics and Physics Departments are recommended by AMEP advisors for use as electives beyond the core math and physics curricula. Other courses may be approved by AMEP faculty advisors.
 Mathematics:
 Math 415: Intro to Applied Dynamical Systems, Chaos and Modeling
 Math 431: Intro to the Theory of Probability
 Math/CS 513: Numerical Linear Algebra (computing elective)
 Math/CS 514: Numerical Analysis (computing elective)
 Math 561: Differential Geometry
 Math 632: Stochastic Processes
 Physics:
 Physics 323: Electromagnetic Fields
 Physics 325: Wave Motion and Optics
 Physics 407: Advanced Laboratory
 Physics 415: Thermal and Statistical Physics
 Physics 448, 449: Atomic and Quantum Physics
 Physics 531: Introduction to Quantum Mechanics
 Physics 551: Solid State Physics
 Chemical and Biological Engineering (CBE)
 CBE 250: Process Synthesis
 CBE 255: Introduction to Chemical Process Modeling
 Computer Engineering (ECE)
 ECE 352: Digital System Fundamentals
 ECE 354: Machine Organization and Programming
 Engineering Mechanics and Astronautics (EMA) or Mechanical Engineering (ME)
 EMA 303: Mechanics of Materials
 ME 306: Mechanics of Materials
 EMA 307: Mechanics of Materials Lab
 EMA 500+: various courses (EMA 506, 518, 519, 521, etc.)
 Electrical Engineering
 ECE 210: Introductory Experience in Electrical Engineering
 ECE 230: Circuit Analysis
 ECE 270: Circuits Laboratory
 Thermodynamics, Fluids, and Heat Transfer (ME, CBE)
 ME 361: Thermodynamics
 ME 363: Fluid Dynamics
 ME 364: Heat Transfer
 CBE 310: Chemical Process Thermodynamics
 CBE 320: Intro Transport Phenomena
 CBE 430: Chemical Kinetics and Reactor Design
 Aerodynamics and Astrodynamics (EMA)
 EMA 521: Aerodynamics
 EMA 522: Applied Aerodynamics
 EMA 523: Flight Dynamics and Control
 EMA 550: Astrodynamics
 Materials Science and Engineering
 MSE 350: Introduction to Materials Science
 Plasma Physics and Engineering (ECE/NEEP/PHYS crosslisted)
 ECE 525: Intro to Plasmas
 ECE 526: Laboratory Course in Plasmas
 ECE 527: Plasma Heating and Confinement
 Industrial Engineering
 IE 313: Engineering Economic Analysis
 IE 323: Deterministic Modeling
A possible interdisciplinary course for those wanting an introduction to Engineering Design is INTER EGR 160: Introduction to Engineering Design although this is an introductory level course that would not count for the engineering part of the AMEP curriculum.
Laboratory and Computational Courses
The AMEP graduation requirements include three credits each of lab and computing electives. While computing courses are typically three credits, lab courses usually range from one to three credits. In some cases, a lecture course will have an associated onecredit lab. To fulfill the lab requirement, a student can combine any number of lab classes totaling at least three credits, subject to approval by a physics or engineering advisor. Other courses may be approved by AMEP faculty advisors.
Courses with Lab Credits
 Physics 307: Mechanics and Modern Physics Lab (2 cr.)
 Physics 407: Advanced Lab (2 cr.)
 Physics 321: Circuits (2 cr.)
 Physics 325: Optics (2 cr.)
 Physics 623: Electronic Aids to Measurement (2 cr.)
 Physics 625: Applied Optics (2 cr.)
 ECE 270: Circuits Laboratory (1 cr.)
 EMA 307: Mechanics of Materials Lab (1 cr.)
 EMA 522: Aerodynamics Lab (3 cr.)
Recommend Computational Electives
 Math/CS 513: Numerical Linear Algebra
 Math/CS 514: Numerical Analysis