The Physics of our Technological World
Theme Description: An in-depth sequence at the algebra and trigonometric level for those who need to be accomplished in physics for their professional careers or general interest.
Theme Coordinator: Dr. Trish Allen
PHY 1103-PHY 1104. General Physics I-II (4-4). F;S
A study of the basic principles of physics including mechanics, thermodynamics, sound, electricity and magnetism, optics, and modern physics. Corequisite for PHY 1103: MAT 1020 or MAT 1025 or the equivalent. Prerequisite for PHY 1104: PHY 1103 or the equivalent. Lecture three hours, laboratory two hours. (NUMERICAL DATA) (CORE: NATURAL SCIENCES) (ND Prerequisite: passing the math placement test or successful completion of MAT 0010.)
How These Courses Integrate into Theme:
Students in each class will receive an in-depth sequence at the algebra and trigonometric level about the basic principles of physics. The courses in this theme are sequential to allow students to gain a deeper understanding of the subject.