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    Apr 23, 2024  
2021-2022 Academic Catalog 
2021-2022 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PHYSI 101 Conceptual Physics

(P1 900L)
Prerequisite: Placement into ENG 099  or higher; placement into MATH 090  or higher or completion of MATH 085  with C or better.
3 lectures, 2 lab hrs per week: 4 hrs transfer credit
This course is a one semester conceptual study of the major topics and concepts of physics. Topics include description of motion, Newton’s laws of motion and universal gravitational law, the planets and Kepler’s laws, energy, impulse and momentum, fluid mechanics, temperature, heat and laws of thermodynamics, electricity and magnetism, wave motion, sound waves and acoustic music, EM waves and optics, introduction to modern physics and cosmology, and solid-state physics.