The first semester of a three semester sequence of calculus-based physics. Designed
to give students majoring in engineering, physics or chemistry a thorough foundation
in the fundamentals of physics. Covers Newtonian mechanics including gravitation and
mechanical oscillations. The laboratory portion covers measurement and analysis of
phenomena discussed in lecture.
Letter Grade Only
- Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
- Lab hours/semester: 48-54
- Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: MATH 251 and MATH 252 or concurrent enrollment in MATH 252, or appropriate placement
test score and other measures as appropriate, or equivalent.
(CSU GE Area B1, B3), UC (IGETC Area 5A)
C-ID: PHYS 200S; PHYS 205