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.

Inge Heyer

Inge Heyer, Ph.D.

According to Dr. Heyer, Loyola’s core curriculum prepares students to be great problem solvers in physics—and as young professionals