Physics (PHYS)

APPLIED PHYSICS
PHYS 090 5 Credits/Units

44 hours of lecture / 22 hours of lab

Topics include force, motion, torque, energy, power, friction, electricity, magnetism, mechanical advantage, fluids, metric measurement, elasticity, heat, temperature, heat transfer, and heat engines. Open to all students seeking an Applied Science degree.

PHYSICS CALCULATIONS
PHYS 091 1 Credit/Unit

11 hours of lecture

Concurrent enrollment in PHYS & 124 is required.

Methods of problem-solving in physics. [PNP]

PHYSICS CALCULATIONS
PHYS 092 1 Credit/Unit

11 hours of lecture

Concurrent enrollment in PHYS& 125 required.

Methods of problem-solving in physics. [PNP]

PHYSICS CALCULATIONS
PHYS 093 1 Credit/Unit

11 hours of lecture

Concurrent enrollment in PHYS& 126 required.

Methods of problem-solving in physics. [PNP]

PHYSICS CALCULATIONS
PHYS 094 1 Credit/Unit

11 hours of lecture

Concurrent enrollment in PHYS& 221 required.

Methods of problem-solving in physics.

PHYSICS CALCULATIONS
PHYS 095 1 Credit/Unit

11 hours of lecture

Concurrent enrollment in PHYS& 222 required.

Methods of problem-solving in physics.

PHYSICS CALCULATIONS
PHYS 096 1 Credit/Unit

11 hours of lecture

Concurrent enrollment in PHYS& 223 required.

Methods of problem-solving in physics.

PHYSICS NON-SCI MAJORS
PHYS&100 4 Credits/Units

44 hours of lecture

Concurrent enrollment in PHYS 101 Lab course required.

Prerequisite: MATH 090 or equivalent.

Introduction to basic physics concepts for non-science majors, technical students, or students who desire a PHYS 121 or 221 preparatory course. [NS, SE]

PHYSICS LAB NON-SCI MAJORS
PHYS&101 1 Credit/Unit

33 hours of lab

Concurrent enrollment in PHYS 100 course required or consent of the instructor.

Laboratory study of basic physics concepts for non-science majors, technical students, or students who desire a PHYS 121 or 221 preparatory course. [NS, SE]

GENERAL PHYSICS LAB I
PHYS&124 1 Credit/Unit

33 hours of lab

Concurrent enrollment in PHYS& 134.

Exploration of classical physics topics in mechanics through laboratory experience. [NS, SE]

GENERAL PHYSICS LAB II
PHYS&125 1 Credit/Unit

33 hours of lab

Concurrent enrollment in PHYS& 135.

Exploration of classical physics topics in fluids, thermodynamics, and sound through laboratory experience. [NS, SE]

GENERAL PHYSICS LAB III
PHYS&126 1 Credit/Unit

33 hours of lab

Concurrent enrollment in PHYS& 136.

Exploration of classical physics topics in electricity and magnetism, optics, and modern physics through laboratory experience. [NS, SE]

GENERAL PHYSICS I
PHYS&134 4 Credits/Units

44 hours of lecture

Concurrent enrollment in PHYS 091 and PHYS& 124 required.

Prerequisite: A grade of "C" or better in College Trigonometry, and a grade of "C" or better in or concurrent enrollment in College Algebra.

First of a three-term sequence, offered in fall and winter quarters. Physical principles of motion, equilibrium, dynamics, gravity, work energy, momentum, and fluids. Recommended for students in medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, physical therapy, forestry and the life sciences. [NS, SE]

GENERAL PHYSICS II
PHYS&135 4 Credits/Units

44 hours of lecture

Concurrent enrollment in PHYS& 125 and PHYS 092.

Prerequisite: A grade of "C" or better in PHYS 134.

Second of a three-term sequence beginning with PHYS 134. Fundamental physical principles of sound, fluids, heat, thermodynamics, electricity, and magnetism. [NS, SE]

GENERAL PHYSICS III
PHYS&136 4 Credits/Units

44 hours of lecture

Concurrent enrollment in PHYS& 126 and 093.

Prerequisite: A grade of "C" or better in PHYS 135.

Third of a three-term sequence beginning with PHYS 134. Topics in electricity, magnetism, atomic and nuclear physics, and optics. [NS, SE]

COOPERATIVE WORK EXPERIENCE
PHYS 199 3 Credits/Units

99 hours of clinical

Prerequisite: Consent of Instructional Unit.

Supervised work experience in an approved job. Completion of specific learning objectives and employer evaluation. Completion of, or concurrent enrollment in, HDEV 195, 198, or 200 required. [GE]

ENGINEERING PHYSICS LAB I
PHYS&231 1 Credit/Unit

33 hours of lab

Concurrent enrollment in PHYS& 241.

Students will explore classical physics topics in mechanics through laboratory experience. [NS, SE]

ENGINEERING PHYSICS LAB II
PHYS&232 1 Credit/Unit

33 hours of lab

Concurrent enrollment in PHYS& 242.

Students will explore classical physics topics in fluids, thermodynamics, and sound through laboratory experience. [NS, SE]

ENGINEERING PHYSICS LAB III
PHYS&233 1 Credit/Unit

33 hours of lab

Concurrent enrollment in PHYS& 243.

Students will explore classical physics topics in electricity and magnetism, optics, and modern topics through laboratory experience. [NS, SE]

ENGINEERING PHYSICS I
PHYS&241 4 Credits/Units

44 hours of lecture

Concurrent enrollment in PHYS& 231 and PHYS 094.

Prerequisite: Completion of or concurrent enrollment in MATH 152 (or MATH 211).

Classical physics topics in mechanics. For students majoring in engineering, chemistry, physics, geology, or mathematics. Beginning course of a three-term sequence offered each year starting fall and winter terms. [NS, SE]

ENGINEERING PHYSICS II
PHYS&242 4 Credits/Units

44 hours of lecture

Concurrent enrollment in PHYS& 232 and PHYS 095.

Prerequisite: A grade of "C" or better in PHYS 241.

Physics topics in fluids, heat, thermodynamics, sound, electricity, and magnetism. Second term of a three-term sequence beginning with PHYS 241. [NS, SE]

ENGINEERING PHYSICS III
PHYS&243 4 Credits/Units

44 hours of lecture

Concurrent enrollment in PHYS& 233 and PHYS 096.

Prerequisite: A grade of "C" or better in PHYS 242.

Topics in electricity, magnetism, atomic and nuclear physics, and optics. Third term of a three-term sequence beginning with PHYS 241. [NS, SE]

SPECIAL PROJECTS
PHYS 290 5 Credits/Units

Prerequisite: Consent of Instructional Unit.

Opportunity to plan, organize and complete special projects approved by the department. [GE]