2017 - 2018 MCPS High School Course Bulletin

3543/0  Optics

0..5 credit per semester

Students examine geometrical optics, physical (wave) optics, and instrumentation applications. Knowledge of basic calculus topics is necessary for understanding mathematical derivations.

Advanced Science 1 or Honors or AP Physics and AP Calculus BC or Analysis 1A
9 - 10 - 11 - 12
No repeats for credit

Special Program or Cluster Designations:

Optics

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