Physics: Geophysics

The program prepares professionals to work in mining and hydrocarbon exploration companies, assessing and preventing environmental disasters, searching for water resources, and developing alternative energy sources. It also prepares its students to work in research institutes focused on the understanding of physical phenomena. Additionally, its graduates are eligible to seeking admission to graduate studies in this area.
LEVEL CREDIT CODE COURSES
1 42240-04 Astronomy
95300-04 Differential and Integral Calculus I
4116F-02 Analytic Geometry
42227-02 Physics Seminars
42214-04 Topics in Classical Physics
42219-04 Topics in Contemporary Physics
2 4115P-02 Differential and Integral Calculus II
95301-04 Differential and Integral Calculus III
42258-04 Fluids and Thermodynamics
4223A-06 Classical Mechanics I
4311P-04 General Chemistry
15091-04 Ethics and Philosophy of Science
3 4621L-04 Computing and Troubleshooting I
4115R-04 Differential and Integral Calculus IV
4222R-06 Electricity and Magnetism
1532V-04 Geological Structures
42228-02 Physics Research I
4221F-01 Field Work A
4222C-04 Optics and Waves
4 1531H-04 Cartography
4220R-06 Differential Equations and Integral Transforms
95305-04 Modern Physics
4222B-04 Classical Mechanics II
42229-02 Physics Research II
4115S-02 Matrix Algebra
5 4221E-06 Quantum Physics
11521-04 Humanism and Religious Culture
4222D-04 Instrumentation and Measurements
4222E-02 Physics Research III
4222X-02 Sedimentology and Sedimentation Environments
4222T-02 Tectonics and Sedimentary Basins
42278-04 Electromagnetic Theory
6 1531X-04 Aerial Photogrammetry
42259-12 Elective course
4222H-04 Nuclear and Particle Physics
4222F-04 Theoretical and Computational Physics
4422A-04 Applied Hydrology
4222A-02 Theory of Relativity
42288-04 Thermodynamics
7 42262-04 Solid-State Physics
42292-02 Statistical Mechanics
42243-04 Origins and Development of Physics
15389-04 Remote Sensing
4222V-02 Seismic Stratigraphy and Sequence Stratigraphy
44277-04 Topography A
8 422XX-00 Complementary Activities (120 Hours)
4221L-02 Applied Geophysics
4221K-02 Electromagnetic and Potential Methods
4221H-04 Seismic Methods
4221J-02 Well Logging
4221P-02 Digital Image Processing
4221M-02 Physical Properties of Rocks
1532H-04 Geographic Information Systems
4221G-01 Field Work B