### Course Outcome

#### B.Sc. Physics

 Semester Course code Course title Course outcomes I (core) PY 1141 Basic Mechanics and Properties of Matter CO 1: Expose to the basic principles behind mechanics and properties of matter CO 2: Understand the concepts of moment of inertial and design its applications CO 3: Brings into limelight the meaning and applications of properties of matter like elasticity, viscosity, surface tension etc. CO 4: Introduce to higher courses related to mechanics and properties of matter CO 5: Obtain numerical solutions to problems related to mechanics & properties of matter I (compl) PY 1131.1 Mechanics and Properties of Matter CO 1: Gets an idea about the properties of solids such as elastic properties, surface tension and viscosity CO 2: Exploit mathematical principles to obtain the properties of solids and fluids CO 3: Provides strong base to the application side of mathematics. CO 4: Obtain the basics of mechanics CO 5: Uses numerical problems to strengthen the concepts learned I (compl) PY 1131.2 Rotational Dynamics and Properties of Matter CO 1: Understand rotational motion, which plays an important role in the Universe CO 2: Apply theorems to find out moment of inertia of various systems for designing flywheel, shaft etc. CO 3: Understand elasticity, bending moment and twisting couple for designing shape of girder CO 4: Develop knowledge in Dynamics of rigid bodies, Mechanics of solids, Viscosity CO 5: Develop skill to solve numerical problems in Dynamics of rigid bodies, Mechanics of solids, Viscosity I (compl) PY 1131.4 Mechanics and Properties of Matter CO 1: Gets an idea about the properties of solids such as elastic properties, surface tension and viscosity CO 2: Exploit mathematical principles to obtain the properties of solids and fluids CO 3: Provides strong base to the application side of mathematics. CO 4: Obtain the basics of mechanics CO 5: Uses numerical problems to strengthen the concepts learned II (core) PY 1241 Heat and Thermodynamics CO 1: Understand the basic laws of heat transfer CO 2: Analyze the problems involving steady state heat conduction CO 3: Understand the concepts of internal energy, entropy, enthalpy and specific Volume thermodynamic properties CO 4: Obtain the concepts of various thermodynamic laws CO 5: Analyze numerical problems to consolidate the concepts of heat & thermodynamics II (compl) PY 1231.1 Thermal Physics and Statistical Mechanics CO 1: Obtain theoretical basis of heat conduction processes CO 2: Derive the basic laws of thermal physics CO 3: Obtain the concepts of microstates, microstates, thermodynamic probability CO 4: Obtain the fundamental laws in statistical mechanics CO 5: Analyze numerical and conceptual problems II (compl) PY 1231.2 Thermal Physics CO 1: Develop knowledge in diffusion and transmission of heat. CO 2: Understand diffusion and transmission of heat with specific examples CO 3: Develop skill to solve numerical problems in diffusion and transmission of heat II (compl) PY 1231.4 Thermal Physics and Physics of the Earth CO 1: Develop knowledge in diffusion and transmission of heat. CO 2: Understand diffusion and transmission of heat with specific examples CO 3: Introduces to solar system, continental drift theory, gravitation, tidal effects, ionosphere, magnetosphere, etc. III (core) PY 1341 Electrodynamics CO 1: Understand the general aspects of electrodynamics through electrostatics and magnetostatics CO 2: Introduce the vital laws of electrostatics and magnetostatics CO 3: Understand the concepts of electrodynamics through Maxwell”s equations and to achieve the concept of inseparability of electric and magnetic effects CO 4: Understand the theoretical framework of transient and alternating currents CO 5: Obtain solutions to numerical and conceptual problems related to electrodynamics III (compl) PY 1331.1 Optics, Magnetism and Electricity CO 1: Mathematically analyze interference, total internal reflection etc. CO 2: Obtain the expression for maximum and minimum intensities of different kinds of diffraction phenomena CO 3: Familiarize the basis laws and theorems regarding magnetism CO 4: Obtain a thorough idea regarding electric circuits CO 5: Analyze numerical problems to familiarize the principles studied III (compl) PY 1331.2 Optics, Magnetism and Electricity CO 1: Obtain theoretical and mathematical ideas of interference, diffraction and polarisation. CO 2: Get idea of laser and fibre optics CO 3: Obtain basic concepts of magnetism CO 4: Deduce AC circuits with various combinations of L, C & R. CO 5: Solve numerical problems regarding the topics studied. III (compl) PY 1331.4 Optics and Electrodynamics CO 1: Obtain theoretical and mathematical ideas of interference, diffraction and polarisation. CO 2: Get idea of laser and fibre optics CO 3: Obtain basic concepts of magnetism CO 4: Deduce AC circuits with various combinations of L, C & R. CO 5: Introduces to sharpness of resonance-power factor and choke coil-transformers IV (core) PY 1441 Classical and Relativistic Mechanics CO 1: To solve the equations of motion of a particle in different force fields under Newtonian framework and extend it to a system of particles CO 2: Understand the concepts of collision and central force problems through the examples of different kinds of systems CO 3: Achieve the basic formations of Lagrangian and Hamiltonian mechanics CO 4: Obtain the concepts of transformation equations and to arrive at the concepts of Einstein‟s relativity theory IV (core) PY 1442 Basic Physics Lab 1 CO 1: Develop experimental skill through a wide range experiments, those theoretical concepts are studied in first four courses CO 2: Improve the data analysis, mathematical and graphical skills with the experiments IV (compl) PY1431.1 Modern Physics and Electronics CO 1: Gets an idea of atomic structure CO 2: Familiarize the concepts of superconductivity CO 3: Obtain knowledge regarding spectroscopy CO 4: Study the circuits and mathematical analysis of circuits consisting of diodes, transistors and logic gates CO 5: Solve numerical problems IV (compl) PY 1431.2 Atomic Physics, Quantum Mechanics and Electronics CO 1: Gets idea of atom model theoretically CO 2: Obtain knowledge about superconductivity and spectroscopic techniques CO 3: Gets basis ideas of quantum mechanics CO 4: Analyze electronics circuits CO 5: Solve numerical problems regarding atomic structure and electronics IV (compl) PY 1431.4 Modern Physics, Electronics and Crystallography CO 1: Gets an idea of atomic structure CO 2: Familiarize the concepts of superconductivity CO 3: Obtain knowledge regarding spectroscopy CO 4: Introduces to Boolean algebra and Boolean operations IV (compl) PY 1432 Physics Practical (for complementary subjects) CO 1: Develop experimental skill through a wide range experiments, those theoretical concepts are studied in first four courses CO 2: Improve the data analysis, mathematical and graphical skills with the experiments V (core) PY 1541 Quantum Mechanics CO 1: Acquire basic properties of quantum world and how it differs from classical world CO 2: Identify mathematics as the language of quantum mechanics CO 3: Obtain the conceptual knowledge of quantum mechanical problems CO 4: Acquire foundations of further studies for solid state physics, spectroscopy CO 5: Obtain solutions to quantum mechanical problems V (core) PY 1542 Statistical Mechanics Research Methodology and Disaster Management CO 1: Makes the students familiarize with the dynamical behaviour of systems CO 2: Identify the conceptual formulations when matter moving with high speed, comparable to the speed of light CO 3: Understand the special theory of relativity and their dynamical consequences CO 4: Forms strong basics for the study of general relativity and chaos CO 5: Obtain solutions to numerical and conceptual problems related to the topic. V (core) PY 1543 Electronics CO 1: Understand the fundamentals of electronics and hence the proper working of electronic devices that are part of modern technologies used in day to day life CO 2: Helps to understand the role of diodes in rectification process and transistors in amplification CO 3: Analyze different electrical electronic circuits through circuit theory CO 4: Develop knowledge in Modulation, Feedback & Oscillator circuits, Special devices and Operational amplifiers CO 5: Develop skill to solve numerical problems in Modulation, Feedback & Oscillator circuits, Special devices and Operational amplifiers V (core) PY 1544 Atomic and Molecular Physics CO 1: Acquire the ability to describe the spectra of one and two valence electrons CO 2: Explain the change in behaviour of atoms in applied external magnetic and electric fields CO 3: Explain rotational, vibrational and electronic spectra of molecules. CO 4: Solve numerical problems related to concept consolidation V (open course) PY 1551.2 Astronomy and Astrophysics CO 1: Provides a general background of the universe we live CO 2: Start to think through the historical purview of the development of astronomy and astrophysics CO 3: Understand the physical principles behind the planetary and stellar motions CO 4: Understand the conceptual framework of seasons CO 5: Obtain the scientific and historical purview of calendars VI (core) PY 1641 Solid State Physics CO 1: Gives a theoretical basis for Material science, a very wide branch where extensive research is going on. CO 2: Gets ideas of crystal structures CO 3: Gets a strong foundation of solid-state theories. CO 4: Try to explain thermal, electrical, optical and magnetic properties of materials CO 5: Obtain solutions to numerical problems in solid state physics VI (core) PY 1642 Nuclear and Particle Physics CO 1: Understand the structure of nucleus, nuclear forces and models, nuclear reactions and radioactivity CO 2: Understand the theory and working for the particle accelerators CO 3: Understands the origin of cosmic rays and their distribution with altitude, latitude and longitude CO 4: Enables students to understand the different nuclear energy sources and construction and working of nuclear reactors CO 5: Understand the classification of elementary particles VI (core) PY 1643 Classical and Modern Optics CO 1: Develop knowledge in Interference of light CO 2: Develop knowledge in Diffraction of light CO 3: Develop knowledge in Dispersion of light CO 4: Develop skill to solve numerical problems in Interference of light, Diffraction and Dispersion of light VI (core) PY 1644 Digital Electronics and Computer Science CO 1: Learns the basics of different digital circuits and gates CO 2: Obtain solutions to conceptual problems CO 3: Obtain the concepts of Boolean Algebra CO 4: Obtain ideas of computer programming CO 5: Write computer programmes independently VI (core) PY 1645 Advance Physics Lab 2 CO 1: Develop experimental skill through a wide range experiments those theoretical concepts are studied in first four courses CO 2: Improve the data analysis, mathematical and graphical skills with the experiments VI (core) PY 1646 Advance Physics Lab 3 CO 1: Develop experimental skill through a wide range experiments those theoretical concepts are studied in first four courses CO 2: Improve the data analysis, mathematical and graphical skills with the experiments VI (core) PY 1661.4 Nano Science And Technology CO 1: Introduces to length scales, band structure and density of state at nanoscale CO 2: Provides basic information on electrical transport in nanostructure, quantum mechanics for nanoscience CO 3: Introduces to growth techniques and characterization tools of nanomaterials,, and applications of nanotechnology VI (core) PY 1647 Project and Research Institute/ Science Museum Visit CO 1: Provide evidence of an improvement in the methodological knowledge CO 2: Results in affective gains such as more positive feelings toward a topic