Aug 09, 2020  
2019-2020 College Catalog 
2019-2020 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PHY 101 - Survey of Physics

Class Hours: 3
Lab Hours: 2
Credit Hours: 3

This course is a qualitative survey of the central concepts of physics with an emphasis on a conceptual rather than a mathematical viewpoint. This course includes concepts from classical mechanics, thermodynamics, electro­magnetics and optics. Real life situations and hands-on laboratories will supplement lectures.

Prerequisites: Satisfactory placement scores for   or completion of  ,  , or  .  Satisfactory placement scores for MAT 102  or completion of    or  .  All prerequisite courses require a grade of C or better.
Note: This course will not satisfy any Associate of Science requirements. Credit may not be earned for both PHY 101 and PHY 201 , PHY 202 , PHY 221 , or PHY 222 .