PHYS 100C              Pre-Engineering Technology Physics

Covers the fundamentals of mechanics. Topics include velocity, acceleration, vectors, motion in two dimensions, Newton’s Laws of Motion, work, energy, momentum, and collisions. A graphing calculator will be required. The institutional credits awarded for this course do not count toward graduation requirements but are calculated into GPA. (Co/prererequisite: MATH 092C)

Lecture Hours: 4    Lab/Practicum/Clinical Hours: 2    Credit Hours: 5

 

PHYS 133C              Physics I (Algebra-Based)

This is a study of classical physics. Topics include linear and projectile motion, vectors, Newton’s Laws of Motion, work, energy, momentum, collisions, rotational kinematics and dynamics, translational and rotational equilibrium, and gravity. A graphing calculator will be required. (Prerequisite or corequisite: MATH 124C or MATH 124XC)

Lecture Hours: 3    Lab/Practicum/Clinical Hours: 2    Credit Hours: 4

 

PHYS 135C              Physics II (Algebra-Based)

This is a study of classical physics. Topics include oscillations, mechanical waves and sound, fluids, heat, electrostatics, Ohm’s law, D.C. circuits, electromagnetism, and geometrical optics. A graphing calculator will be required. (Prerequisites: PHYS 133C and MATH 124C or MATH 124XC)

Lecture Hours: 3    Lab/Practicum/Clinical Hours: 2    Credit Hours: 4

 

PHYS 231C              Physics I (Calculus-Based)

This is a study of classical mechanics. Topics include linear and rotational motion, forces, momentum, energy, gravitation, and oscillations. A graphing calculator will be required. (Co/prerequisite: MATH 205C)

Lecture Hours: 3    Lab/Practicum/Clinical Hours: 3    Credit Hours: 4

 

PHYS 232C              Physics II (Calculus-Based)

The second course studying classical physics. Topics include fluids, elasticity, thermodynamics, electricity, and magnetism. A graphing calculator will be required. (Prerequisites: PHYS 231C and MATH 205C)

Lecture Hours: 3    Lab/Practicum/Clinical Hours: 3    Credit Hours: 4

 

PHYS 233C              Physics III (Calculus-Based)

Topics include sound, optics, electromagnetic waves, relativity, introduction to quantum mechanics, atomic physics, and nuclear physics. A graphing calculator is required. (Prerequisite: PHYS 232C)

Lecture Hours: 3    Lab/Practicum/Clinical Hours: 3    Credit Hours: 4

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