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The middle- and upper-division courses for physics majors have been The middle- and upper-division courses for physics majors have been
extensively reordered compared to traditional curricula.  The junior-year extensively reordered compared to traditional curricula.  The junior-year
-"paradigms" classes are each three weeks long and meet every day for a total+"paradigms" classes are each five weeks long (originally three weeks) and meet every day for a total
of seven hours each week.  Each course focuses on a single illustrative of seven hours each week.  Each course focuses on a single illustrative
example from physics. The senior-year "capstone" classes cover the more example from physics. The senior-year "capstone" classes cover the more
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-===== New Paradigms Courses (5 Intensive Weeks,  28 Physics, 7 Math Contact Hours) ===== 
-FIXME After 20 wonderful years(!!), we are in the process of revising the Paradigms courses. + 
 +===== New Paradigms Courses (5 Intensive Weeks, Contact Hours: 28 Physics/7 Math) ===== 
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 +After 20 wonderful years(!!), we are in the process of revising the Paradigms courses.
The new courses will be described here as they become standardized.  The new courses will be described here as they become standardized. 
Archival descriptions of the old courses can be found below.  The new courses are now Archival descriptions of the old courses can be found below.  The new courses are now
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mathematical methods, called Math Bits.  The [[.:home:mbhome20|Math Bits]] only mathematical methods, called Math Bits.  The [[.:home:mbhome20|Math Bits]] only
could act as a standalone mathematical methods course. could act as a standalone mathematical methods course.
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==== Fall of Year 3 ==== ==== Fall of Year 3 ====
-  * [[.:home:sphome20|Quantum Fundamentals]]+  * [[.:order20:sporder20:start|Quantum Fundamentals]] FIXME
  * [[.:home:eehome20|Energy and Entropy]]   * [[.:home:eehome20|Energy and Entropy]]
==== Winter of Year 3 ====  ==== Winter of Year 3 ==== 
-  * [[.:home:wvhome20|Waves]] +  * [[.:home:wvhome20|Waves]] FIXME 
-  * [[.:home:pshome20|Periodic Systems]]+  * [[.:home:pshome20|Periodic Systems]] FIXME
==== Spring of Year 3 ====  ==== Spring of Year 3 ==== 
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  * [[.:home:cfhome20|Central Forces]]   * [[.:home:cfhome20|Central Forces]]
-===== Old Paradigms Courses (3 Intensive Weeks Each, 21 Contact Hours) ===== +===== Mathematics Courses ===== 
-More about the [[.:paraphil|philosophy of Paradigms]]+ 
 +  * [[.:home:mvhome|Multivariable Calculus]] 
 +  * [[.:home:vchome|Vector Calculus]] 
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 +===== Capstone Courses (Typically taught at the end of year 3 and in year 4) ===== 
 +More about the [[.:capphil|philosophy of Capstones]] 
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 +  * [[.:home:cmhome|Classical Mechanics]] 
 +  * [[.:home:emhome|Electricity & Magnetism]] 
 +  * [[.:home:qmhome|Quantum Mechanics]] 
 +  * [[.:home:mmhome|Math Methods--Archival]] 
 +  * [[.:home:ophome|Optics]] 
 +  * [[.:home:smhome|Statistical Physics]]
 +===== Archive of Original Paradigms Courses (3 Intensive Weeks Each, Contact Hours: 21) =====
==== Fall of Year 3 ==== ==== Fall of Year 3 ====
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-===== Capstone Courses (Typically taught at the end of year 3 and in year 4) ===== 
-More about the [[.:capphil|philosophy of Capstones]] 
-  * [[.:home:cmhome|Classical Mechanics]] 
-  * [[.:home:emhome|Electricity & Magnetism]] 
-  * [[.:home:qmhome|Quantum Mechanics]] 
-  * [[.:home:mmhome|Math Methods]] 
-  * [[.:home:ophome|Optics]] 
-  * [[.:home:smhome|Statistical Physics]] 
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-===== Mathematics Courses ===== 
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-  * [[.:home:mvhome|Multivariable Calculus]] 
-  * [[.:home:vchome|Vector Calculus]] 

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