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.

Rev. Frank Haig

Frank Haig, S.J.

A Jesuit priest and professor emeritus of physics at Loyola, Father Frank Haig's career is an amazing confluence of faith and science