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San Diego Miramar College Programs

190000 -- Physical Sciences
Instructional programs in the basic nature of matter, energy, systems, and associated phenomena.


Physics, General
Physics Studies

Physical properties and interactions of matter and energy, including equilibrium, power, wave phenomena, mechanics, heat, electricity, magnetism, sound, light, special relativity, and the particle nature of matter.
Units needed for degree: 19 units

Chemistry, General
Chemistry Studies

Subatomic particles, elements, compounds, and other forms of matter: their detection, occurrence, composition, structure, properties, determination, interactions, transformations, changes of state, energy relationship; and the governing laws.
Units needed for degree: 18 units

Earth Science
Earth Science Studies

Interdisciplinary study of the natural phenomena of the Earth as they affect human interactions in the environment. May include elements from geology, physical geography, meteorology and climatology, environmental resources, soil science, physical oceanography, and other disciplines.
Units needed for degree: 18 units