Physics

110 – Introductory Physics (4 credit hours)

Conceptual, non-calculus one-semester survey of the essentials of physics, including mechanics, wave motion, heat, sound, electricity, magnetism, optics, and modern physics. Not recommended for premedical, mathematics, or science students. A student who has credit for PHY 111, 113 or 114, or who is currently taking PHY 113 or 114 is not allowed to register for PHY 110. Lab—2 hours. (D, QR)

First Session Course:

  • Lecture: 51753 – 9:30AM-1:00PM – OLIN 103, He
  • Lab: 51754 – TBA – OLIN 105, He

113 – General Physics I (4 credit hours)

Essentials of mechanics, wave motion, heat, and sound treated with some use of calculus. Recommended for science, mathematics and premedical students. Credit allowed for either 111 or 113, but not both. Lab, 2 hours. C—MTH 111 or 112 or equivalent. (D, QR)

First Session Course:

  • Lecture: 51755 – 8:30AM-12:30PM – OLIN 105, Dostal
  • Lab: 51756 – TBA – OLIN 104, Dostal

Second Session Course:

  • Lecture: 51988 – 9:30AM-1:30PM – OLIN 105, He
  • Lab: 51989 – TBA – OLIN 104, He

114 – General Physics II (4 credit hours)

Essentials of electricity, magnetism, optics, and modern physics] treated with some calculus. Recommended for science, mathematics, and premedical students. Lab, 2 hours. P—MTH 111 or 112 or equivalent and PHY 111 or 113. (D, QR)

Second Session Course:

  • Lecture: 51760  – 8:30AM-12:30PM – OLIN 103, Ucer
  • Lab: 51762 – TBA – OLIN 104, Ucer

381 – Research (1.5-3 credit hours)

Library, conference, computation and laboratory work performed on an individual basis. May be repeated for credit.

First Session Course:

  • 50141 – POI only

Second Session Course:

  • 50144 – POI only

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