The first course of a three course sequence of calculus-based physics. Designed to
give students majoring in engineering, physics or chemistry a thorough foundation
in the fundamentals of physics. Covers classical mechanics, fluids, and wave motion.
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: Completion of, or concurrent enrollment in,, MATH 252 or equivalent.
Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 100 or ENGL 105, or equivalent.
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area 9B1
(CSU GE Area B1, B3), UC (IGETC Area 5A, 5C)
C-ID: PHYS 200S; PHYS 205