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Spring 2014 Course Catalog 
Spring 2014 Course Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PHYSC 121 - Engineering Physics 1 (and Lab)

5 credits

An introduction to principles of Mechanics, Oscillations, and Acoustic Waves. Topics included are: Kinematics and Dynamics, Work, Energy, Momentum, Hydrostatics, Hydrodynamics, Elasticity, Simple Harmonic Oscillator, Elastic Waves, Superposition Principle, Interference and qualitative discussions of special relativity. Laboratory exercises are performed on the topics covered.

Notes: Was PHYSC 101B and 102B previous to Fall 2010.
Class Hours: 5
Lab Hours: 2
Corequisite: MATH 181 - Calculus 1.
Prerequisites: MATH 161 - Precalculus.
Offered fall and spring semesters.