2022-2023 Catalog

PHY 201 Physics I

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Lec: 3.0 Lab: 3.0 Credit: 4.0

This is the first in a two-semester sequence of non-calculus-based physics courses. Topics covered in the sequence include mechanics, wave motion, sound, heat, electromagnetism, optics and modern physics. The first semester focuses on mechanics, gravity, fluids, thermodynamics, mechanical waves and sound. Laboratory exercises supplement lectures.
  • MAT 115
  • Students may not receive credit for both PHY 201 and PHY 221. The prerequisite for this course should have been completed in the last five years.

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Science and Mathematics