Physics: Medical Physics

The program has been designed to produce professionals in the area of Medical Physics, for the application of principles and methods of Physics into Medicine, thus allowing for its graduates to work in health care institutions in the areas of radiology, radiation therapy, nuclear medicine, echography and nuclear magnetic resonance, among others. 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 of Classical Physics
42219-04 Topics of 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 3121N-02 Biophysics
4621L-04 Computing and Troubleshooting I
4115R-04 Differential and Integral Calculus IV
4222R-06 Electricity and Magnetism
42228-02 Physics Research I
4222C-04 Optics and Waves
4 4220R-06 Differential Equations and Integral Transforms
95305-04 Modern Physics
4222B-04 Classical Mechanics II
31159-04 Human Morphology and Physiology
42229-02 Physics Research II
4115S-02 Matrix Algebra
5 4120V-02 Biostatistics A
4221E-06 Quantum Physics
11521-04 Humanism and Religious Culture
4222D-04 Instrumentation and Measurements
4222E-02 Physics Research III
42278-04 Electromagnetic Theory
6 42259-12 Elective course
4222H-04 Nuclear and Particle Physics
4222F-04 Theoretical and Computational Physics
4222J-04 Ionizing Radiation Physics
4222A-02 Theory of Relativity
42288-04 Thermodynamics
7 4222K-04 Physics of Radiology
42262-04 Solid-State Physics
42292-02 Statistical Mechanics
42243-04 Origins and Development of Physics
4222L-02 Professional Practice – Medical Physics I (120 Hours)
42296-04 Non-Ionizing Radiation and Ultrasound
8 422XX-00 Complementary Activities (120 Hours)
4222N-04 Nuclear Medicine Physics
42295-04 Radiotherapy Physics
4221P-02 Digital Image Processing
42298-04 Radiation Protection
4222M-02 Professional Practice – Medical Physics II (120 Hours)