PHYSICS (PHYS 40.08)

PHYS 101. Basic Physics I. 3-3-0. Prerequisite: C or better in MATH 102 or placement in MATH 165. A study of mechanics, heat, and sound; course designed primarily for students not majoring in chemistry or physics. Credit toward graduation may be earned in this course or in PHYS 201 but not in both. Students enrolling in this course should schedule PHYS 103. Fa only. (40.0801)

PHYS 102. Basic Physics II. 3-3-0. Prerequisite: PHYS 101. A study of electricity, magnetism, and light. Course designed primarily for students not majoring in chemistry or physics. Credit toward graduation may be earned in this course or in PHYS 202 but not in both. Students enrolling in this course should schedule PHYS 104. Sp only. (40.0801)

PHYS 151. Physics for Allied Health. 3-3-0. Principles of physics, including mechanics, heat, wave motion and sound, electricity, and light. Designed for students in the allied health fields. Sp only. (40.0801)

PHYS 153. Elementary Physics Laboratory. 2-1-3. Co-requisite: PHYS 151. Hands-on laboratory demonstrating the principles of physics including mechanics, heat, wave motion and sound, electricity, and light. Sp only. (40.0801)

PHYS 201. General Physics I. 3-3-0.    Prerequisite or co-requisite: MATH 165. Vectors, forces and motion, Newton’s Laws, conservation of energy and momentum, rotational kinematics and dynamics, equilibrium and elasticity, oscillations, geometric optics. Fa only. (40.0801)

PHYS 202. General Physics II. 3-3-0. Prerequisite: PHYS 201. Prerequisite or co-requisite: MATH 166. Gravitation and electromagnetism, gravitational fields, electric and magnetic fields, currents and circuits, induction, Maxwell’s Equations. Credit toward graduation may be earned in this course or in PHYS 102 but not in both. Sp only. (40.0801)

PHYS 203. Physics Laboratory I. 1‑0‑3. Prerequisite or co-requisite: PHYS 101 or 201. Laboratory experiments in mechanics, heat, and sound. Fa only. (40.0801)

PHYS 204. Physics Laboratory II. 1-0-3. Prerequisite or co-requisite: PHYS 102 or 202. Laboratory experiments in electricity, magnetism, and light. Sp only. (40.0801)

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