Due to unhealthy air quality, classes are cancelled and campus is closed now through Saturday. Classes and normal campus operations will resume Monday, November 19, 2018.
A conceptual survey of physical science (physics and chemistry) intended for non-science majors at the GE level. A general discussion of the scientific method and techniques will be followed by physics, chemistry, and integrated topics. The laboratory portion will cover a hands-on exploration of phenomena discussed in lecture. The physics component of the course will discuss motion, force, energy, electricity and magnetism, waves and light. The chemistry component of the course will focus on chemicals and reactions common in everyday life. Concepts relating to the nature and interactions of atoms, ions, and molecules will be presented. Students will also learn to use and evaluate information presented on product labels, in advertisement, and available through the internet. Also listed as CHEM 114.