Loyola University Maryland

Department of Physics

History of Science Focus

The following is an example of a History of Science Focus:

  • HS 400 History Methods
  • HS 332 The Enlightenment in Europe
  • HS 336 Machines and Mankind: History of Technology
  • HS 338 Magic, Science, and Religion
  • PH 497 Senior Honors Thesis I (project to reproduce a classic physics experiment)
  • PH 498 Senior Honors Thesis II

Please note: Other combinations of courses are possible. Please speak to the Physics Chair. Students must meet certain QPA requirements to do an Honors thesis.

Ashley Dwyer


Ashley says her Jesuit liberal arts education has prepared her to solve problems in the field of physics—and far beyond