Course Descriptions

PHY 201, 201L, 202, 202L General College Physics (3) (1) (3) (1)

Mechanics, heat, wave phenomena, electricity and magnetism, optics, modern physics. 3 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory. Prerequisite: Grade of C or better in MAT 110 or equivalent, and satisfactory score on PHY assessment test (can be taken as much as 1 year before taking course); recommended: MAT 211, PHY 201 and 201L must be taken concurrently, also PHY 202 and 202L. Prerequisite for PHY 202: grade of C or better in PHY 201, 201L. (Special fee) (PHY 201, Fall; PHY 202, Spring)

PHY 211, 211L, 212, 212L University Physics (3) (1) (3) (1)

Calculus-based physics including mechanics, heat, wave phenomena, electricity and magnetism, optics, modern physics; for pre-engineering students and for students of science and mathematics desiring a calculus-based physics course. 3 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory. PHY 211 and 211L must be taken concurrently, also PHY 212, 212L; Prerequisite: Grade of C or better in MAT 211 or equivalent, and satisfactory score on PHY placement test (can be taken as much as 1 year before taking course). Prerequisite for PHY 212: PHY 211, 211L. (Special fee) (PHY 211, Fall; PHY 212, Spring)