2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog

PHYC 110 General Physics 1

Studies the laws of Newtonian mechanics. Introductory fluid statics and dynamics, heat and thermodynamics, and wave motion and sound. Recommended background: one year of college preparatory physics in high school. Core Transfer Library: Physical Sciences (IPS 1751) Prerequisite: MATH 112, trigonometry or appropriate trigonometry sub scores on mathematics placement exam or passing grade in high school physics. Parallel: PHYC 111 is recommended for students who have not attained the recommended background.