2021-2022 Undergraduate Bulletin 
    
    Aug 16, 2022  
2021-2022 Undergraduate Bulletin [Archived Bulletin]

PHYS 1240 - General Physics II (with Lab)


This course is primarily intended for students intending to pursue careers in physics, engineering, chemistry, biochemistry or mathematics.

Goals: To introduce students to the basic concepts of physics to develop skills in formulating and solving both theoretical and experimental physics problems in the areas of waves, electricity and magnetism, electronics and optics using calculus.

Content: Topics include waves and sound, electricity and magnetism, DC and AC circuits, and optics.

Taught: Spring term

Prerequisites: PHYS 1150 or PHYS 1230, and MATH 1180 or concurrent registration

NOTE: Students must concurrently register for a lecture and a corresponding 0-credit lab section of this course.

Credits: 4