Physics Courses

PH111 General Physics I. 3 hours. A survey of Physics including an introduction to mechanics, thermodynamics, fluids, wave characteristics, and sound. 3 lectures. Prerequisite: Meet of exceed University policy for College Algebra (3hr course); or MA103 or MA103I with grade of C or better; or by permission of the Chair.

PH111L General Physics I Lab. 1 hour. Lab exercises that accompany PH111.  Must be taken concurrently with PH111. 2 lab hours.

PH112 General Physics II. 3 hours. A survey of Physics including an introduction to electricity, wave characteristics, optics, and nuclear structure. 3 lectures. Prerequisite: PH111 and meet or exceed University policy for College Algebra (3hr course); or MA103 or MA103I with grade of C or better; or by permission of the Chair.

PH112L General Physics II Lab. 1 hour. Lab exercises that accompany PH112.  Must be taken concurrently with PH112. 2 lab hours.

PH205 Calculus Physics I. 3 hours. A unified survey of physics including an introduction to mechanics, thermodynamics, fluids and acoustics. This course is presented at the mathematical level of calculus. 4 lectures, 2 laboratory hours. 3 lectures. Prerequisite: high school Calculus I or completion of/or concurrent enrollment in MA118.

PH205L Calculus Physics I Lab. 2 hours. Lab exercises that accompany PH205.  Must be taken concurrently with PH205. 3 lab hours.