A conceptual introduction to physics, intended to foster scientific understanding
of the world. Stresses important and applicable topics in motion, force, oscillations,
fluids, thermodynamics, waves, electricity, magnetism, light and modern physics.
Some students may wish to use it as extra preparation for algebra-based physics. (Formerly
offered as PHYS 105.)
Letter Grade Only
- Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
- Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 846 or ESOL 400, or equivalent. MATH 110 (knowledge of Elementary Algebra skills), or equivalent.
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area 9B1
(CSU GE Area B1), UC (IGETC Area 5A)