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  1. PHY 1070 Survey of Physics

    Credits:
    3
    Lecture Hours:
    3
    Lab Hours:
    0
    Lab Fee:
    $0.00
    Course Description:

    The study of basic physical principles of physics for students with no previous physics or science background. Topics include the scientific method, systems of units, vectors, mechanics, properties of matter, heat, sound, electricity and light. Includes a laboratory component. (Spring)

    Prerequisites:
    Corequisites:
    Semesters

    FALL 2014

    • Section:
      DC01M
      Offer Days:
      TR
      Date:
      8/20 - 12/12
      Time From - To:
      11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
      Books
      • Title
        Conceptual Physics, 12h edition
        Author(s)
        Hewitt
        Copyright
        ISBN
        9780321909107
        Cost
        $198.20
    • Section:
      VC01M
      Date:
      8/20 - 12/12
      Time From - To:
      1:00 AM - 1:00 AM
      Books
      • Title
        Conceptual Physics, 12th edition
        Author(s)
        Hewitt
        Copyright
        ISBN
        9780321909107
        Cost
        $198.20

    SPRI 2015

    • Section:
      VC01M
      Date:
      1/12 - 5/7
      Time From - To:
      1:00 AM - 1:00 AM
      Books
      • Title
        Conceptual Physics, 12th Edition
        Author(s)
        Hewitt, Paul
        Copyright
        ISBN
        9780321909107
        Cost
        $197.35
  2. PHY 1075 Survey of Physics Lab

    Credits:
    1
    Lecture Hours:
    0
    Lab Hours:
    2
    Lab Fee:
    $72.00
    Course Description:

    This is the lab component of a one-semester introduction of the study of basic physical principles for students with no previous physics or science background. A series of experiments is included to enhance the material covered in PHY 1070. Topics covered include the scientific method, systems of units, vectors, mechanics, properties of matter, heat, sound, electricity and light. (Spring)

    Prerequisites:
    Corequisites:
    PHY1070LE
    Semesters

    FALL 2014

    • Section:
      DC01M
      Offer Days:
      R
      Date:
      8/20 - 12/12
      Time From - To:
      12:30 PM - 2:15 PM
      Books
      • Title
        Same as PHY1070
        Author(s)
        Hewitt
        Copyright
        ISBN
        9780321909107
        Cost
        $198.20

    SPRI 2015

    • Section:
      DC01M
      Offer Days:
      R
      Date:
      1/12 - 5/7
      Time From - To:
      12:30 PM - 2:15 PM
      Books
      • Title
        Conceptual Physics, 11th Edition
        Author(s)
        Hewitt
        Copyright
        ISBN
        9780321909107
        Cost
        $197.35
    • Section:
      EC01M
      Offer Days:
      R
      Date:
      1/12 - 5/7
      Time From - To:
      7:00 PM - 8:45 PM
      Books
      • Title
        Conceptual Physics, 11th Edition
        Author(s)
        Hewitt
        Copyright
        ISBN
        9780321909107
        Cost
        $197.35
  3. PHY 1310 General Physics I

    Credits:
    4
    Lecture Hours:
    4
    Lab Hours:
    0
    Lab Fee:
    $0.00
    Course Description:

    The first semester of a two-semester, algebra-based introduction to physics. Topics include kinematics in 1-D and 2-D, vectors, force and Newton’s laws of motion, work, energy, conservation of energy, linear momentum, collisions, rotational kinematics and dynamics, angular momentum and rotational energy, rotational and translational equilibrium, gravitation, properties of solids and fluids, heat and thermodynamics, the kinetic theory of gases, simple harmonic motion, waves and sound. There is a separate laboratory component to this class that must also taken. (Fall, Spring)

    Prerequisites:
    MTH1320LE OR CTR0020LE OR CTR0030LE OR MTH2350LE OR ACM0060LE OR ACM0070LE
    Corequisites:
    PHY1315LB
    Semesters

    FALL 2014

    • Section:
      DC01M
      Offer Days:
      TR
      Date:
      8/20 - 12/12
      Time From - To:
      2:30 PM - 4:15 PM
      Books
      • Title
        Physics-6th edition
        Author(s)
        Giancoli
        Copyright
        ISBN
        0-13-060620-0
        Cost
        $0.00
    • Section:
      EC01M
      Offer Days:
      MW
      Date:
      8/20 - 12/12
      Time From - To:
      5:00 PM - 6:45 PM
      Books
      • Title
        Physics-6th edition
        Author(s)
        Giancoli
        Copyright
        ISBN
        0-13-060620-0
        Cost
        $0.00

    SPRI 2015

    • Section:
      DC01M
      Offer Days:
      TR
      Date:
      1/12 - 5/7
      Time From - To:
      2:30 PM - 4:15 PM
      Books
      • Title
        Physics, 6th Edition
        Author(s)
        Giancoli, Douglas
        Copyright
        ISBN
        9780130606204
        Cost
        $230.25
  4. PHY 1315 General Physics Lab I

    Credits:
    1
    Lecture Hours:
    0
    Lab Hours:
    2
    Lab Fee:
    $72.00
    Course Description:

    This is the lab component of the first semester of a two-semester, algebra-based introduction to physics. A series of experiments is included to enhance the material covered in PHY 1310. Topics covered in the experiments include 1-D kinematics, vector addition in 2-D, elastic and inelastic collisions, energy and momentum conservation, statics, elasticity, buoyancy, density, thermal expansion, heat, sound waves, and resonance. (Fall, Spring)

    Prerequisites:
    MTH1320LE OR MTH2350LE OR CTR0020LE OR CTR0030LE OR ACM0060LE OR ACM0070LE
    Corequisites:
    PHY1310LBLE
    Semesters

    FALL 2014

    • Section:
      DC01M
      Offer Days:
      T
      Date:
      8/20 - 12/12
      Time From - To:
      12:30 PM - 2:15 PM
      Books
      • Title
        Same as PHY1310
        Author(s)
        Copyright
        ISBN
        1
        Cost
        $0.00
      • Title
        Same as PHY1310
        Author(s)
        Copyright
        ISBN
        2
        Cost
        $0.00
    • Section:
      EC01M
      Offer Days:
      W
      Date:
      8/20 - 12/12
      Time From - To:
      7:00 PM - 8:45 PM
      Books
      • Title
        Same as PHY1310
        Author(s)
        Copyright
        ISBN
        1
        Cost
        $0.00
      • Title
        Same as PHY1310
        Author(s)
        Copyright
        ISBN
        2
        Cost
        $0.00

    SPRI 2015

    • Section:
      DC01M
      Offer Days:
      T
      Date:
      1/12 - 5/7
      Time From - To:
      12:30 PM - 2:15 PM
      Books
      • Title
        Physics, 6th Edition
        Author(s)
        Giancoli
        Copyright
        ISBN
        9780130606204
        Cost
        $230.25
  5. PHY 1320 General Physics II

    Credits:
    4
    Lecture Hours:
    4
    Lab Hours:
    0
    Lab Fee:
    $0.00
    Course Description:

    The second semester of a two-semester, algebra-based introduction to physics. Topics include electric forces and fields, electric potential, capacitance, current and resistance, conductivity, Kirchoff’s rules, basic circuit analysis, magnetism, induction and inductance, EMF, Faraday’s law, RLC circuits, electric power, electromagnetic waves, geometric optics, interference, diffraction, polarization, special relativity, quantum physics, atomic physics, nuclear physics and elementary particles. There course has a separate laboratory component. (Fall)

    Prerequisites:
    PHY1310LBLE
    Corequisites:
    PHY1325LB
    Semesters

    SPRI 2015

    • Section:
      DC01M
      Offer Days:
      MW
      Date:
      1/12 - 5/7
      Time From - To:
      3:00 PM - 4:45 PM
      Books
      • Title
        Physics, 6th Ed.
        Author(s)
        Giancoli, Douglas
        Copyright
        ISBN
        0-13-060620-0
        Cost
        $0.00
  6. PHY 1325 General Physics Lab II

    Credits:
    1
    Lecture Hours:
    0
    Lab Hours:
    2
    Lab Fee:
    $72.00
    Course Description:

    This is the lab component of the second semester of a two-semester, algebra-based introduction to physics. A series of experiments is included to enhance the material covered in PHY 1320. Topics covered in the experiments include electricity and magnetism, DC and AC circuits, geometric and physical optics, semiconductors, and spectroscopy. (Fall)

    Prerequisites:
    PHY1310LBLE AND PHY1315LB
    Corequisites:
    PHY1320LBLE
    Semesters

    SPRI 2015

    • Section:
      DC01M
      Offer Days:
      W
      Date:
      1/12 - 5/7
      Time From - To:
      12:30 PM - 2:15 PM
      Books
    • Title
      There are no books for this class
  7. PHY 1990 Transfer 100 level

    Credits:
    0
    Lecture Hours:
    0
    Lab Hours:
    0
    Lab Fee:
    $0.00
    Course Description:

    Prerequisites:
    Corequisites:
  8. PHY 1991 PHY Transfer Module 100 level transfer

    Credits:
    1
    Lecture Hours:
    0
    Lab Hours:
    0
    Lab Fee:
    $0.00
    Course Description:

    Prerequisites:
    Corequisites:
  9. PHY 2330 Engineering Physics I

    Credits:
    4
    Lecture Hours:
    4
    Lab Hours:
    0
    Lab Fee:
    $0.00
    Course Description:

    The first semester of a two-semester, calculus-based introduction to physics. Topics include kinematics in 1-D and 2-D, vectors and vector algebra, force and Newton’s laws of motion, work, kinetic and potential energy, conservation of energy, linear momentum, collisions, rotational kinematics and dynamics, angular momentum, rotational energy, gravitation, simple harmonic motion, waves and sound, properties of solids and fluids, heat and thermodynamics, and the kinetic theory of gases. This course includes a laboratory component. (Fall)

    Prerequisites:
    Corequisites:
    MTH2510LE AND PHY2335LB
  10. PHY 2335 Engineering Physics Lab I

    Credits:
    1
    Lecture Hours:
    0
    Lab Hours:
    2
    Lab Fee:
    $72.00
    Course Description:

    This is the lab component of the first semester of a two-semester, calculus-based introduction to physics. A series of experiments is included to enhance the material covered in PHY 2330. Topics covered in the experiments include 1-D kinematics, Newton’s Laws, friction, collisions in 1-D and 2-D, energy and momentum conservation, simple harmonic motion, simple pendulums, density, standing waves, heat, and entropy. (Fall)

    Prerequisites:
    Corequisites:
    PHY2330LE
  11. PHY 2340 Engineering Physics II

    Credits:
    4
    Lecture Hours:
    4
    Lab Hours:
    0
    Lab Fee:
    $0.00
    Course Description:

    The second semester of a two-semester, calculus-based introduction to physics. Topics include electric fields, electric potential, capacitance, resistance and conductivity, Kirchoff’s rules, basic circuit analysis, magnetism, Ampere’s law, induction and inductance, EMF, Faraday’s law, RLC circuits, electric power, electromagnetic waves, geometric optics, interference, diffraction, polarization, special relativity, quantum physics, atomic physics, semiconductors, nuclear physics, and elementary particles. This course includes a laboratory component. (Spring)

    Prerequisites:
    PHY2330LE
    Corequisites:
  12. PHY 2345 Engineering Physics Lab II

    Credits:
    1
    Lecture Hours:
    0
    Lab Hours:
    2
    Lab Fee:
    $72.00
    Course Description:

    This is the lab component of the second semester of a two-semester, calculus-based introduction to physics. A series of experiments is included to enhance the material covered in PHY 2320. Topics covered in the experiments include electricity and magnetism, DC and AC circuits, geometric and physical optics, semiconductors, and spectroscopy. (Spring)

    Prerequisites:
    PHY2330LE AND PHY2335LB
    Corequisites:
    PHY2340LE
  13. PHY 2990 Transfer 200 level

    Credits:
    0
    Lecture Hours:
    0
    Lab Hours:
    0
    Lab Fee:
    $0.00
    Course Description:

    Prerequisites:
    Corequisites:
  14. PHY 2991 PHY Transfer Module 200 level transfer

    Credits:
    1
    Lecture Hours:
    0
    Lab Hours:
    0
    Lab Fee:
    $0.00
    Course Description:

    Prerequisites:
    Corequisites: