Summer Sessions | Courses | Physics


Please note, it is not necessary to complete pre-requisites at Columbia University. Students are expected to meet pre-requisite requirements prior to registration.

Physics S1201 with S1291 laboratory and Physics S1202 with S1292 laboratory constitute a complete one-year course in general physics. These courses are designed primarily for premedical and other preprofessional and liberal arts students. Each laboratory course includes ten three-hour laboratory periods.

Physics S1201 and S1202 count toward the science requirement for most Columbia University undergraduates.

The courses on this page reflect Summer 2018 offerings. 

Note: Courses are subject to change at the discretion of the University.

Session D (1): May 21 - June 29 
Ex.) PHYS S1201D

Session Q (2): July 2 - August 10
Ex.) PHYS 1202Q

Session X (3): May 21 - August 10
Ex:) PHYS S1202X

Note: The suffix indicates the session in which the course is offered.