Course Description

PHYS.1201 - Fundamentals of Physics I (4)
Develops a foundation for future studies in fields not requiring the calculus. Laboratory and lecture based instruction using both calculator and computer based instruction. Develops a foundation in physics for liberal arts, pre-medical, or pre-pharmacy students. Topics studied include one and two-dimensional motion, forces and acceleration, applications of Newton's Laws, momentum, gravitation, collisions, work and energy, rotational motion, and angular momentum, harmonic motion and sound. Prerequisite: MATH 0099 or higher.

Course Outline - Fundamentals of Physics I [pdf]