I was wondering if it's common in undergraduate studies for statistical mechanics to be covered in the last 3-4 weeks of a thermodynamics course? I feel like the same is done for infinite series in a 2nd semester of calculus. Needless to say, both topics deserve much more time to fully do them justice - which brings me to my 2nd question - is a thorough treatment of statistical mechanics usually a graduate level course? Or is it just my school that is like this? Thanks(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

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# Thermodynamics with statistical mechanics pedagogy question

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