This course is a one-semester, algebra-based overview of topics in introductory physics designed for students in the life sciences. Topics include basic principles of motion, mechanics, statics, work and energy, fluid mechanics, sound and waves, thermal physics, electricity, magnetism, light, and optics. The weekly laboratory is designed to reinforce material introduced in lecture. This course meets General Education Core Goal 2: Analytic Skills and Core Goal 8: Physical and Life Sciences.
Last Updated: 04/06/2016