Oct 29, 2020  
2016-2017 Catalog & Student Handbook 
    
2016-2017 Catalog & Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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PHYS 1030 - Conceptual Topics in Physics

4 credit(s)


 ♦ This is a one-semester introductory physics course for non-science and non-engineering majors. Emphasis is placed on understanding the nature of physics and applying basic physics concepts in one’s everyday life experience and work. The use of mathematics is limited to basic algebraic manipulations required to understand and apply physics concepts. Topics covered include mechanical motion, energy, temperature and heat, fluids, electricity, magnetism, wave motion and light.  May not be used in conjunction with either PHYS 2010 or 2110 to satisfy General Education requirements for Natural Science. Three hours of lecture and two hours of lab each week. (Prerequisite(s): All required learning support courses must be completed.) F,S



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