Physics

PHY 100 (4 CR) (4 CR)
Elements of Physics

Prerequisites: MTE 1-8 or MTH 103

Covers basic concepts of physics, including Newtonian mechanics, properties of matter, heat and sound, fundamental behavior of gases, ionizing radiation, and fundamentals of electricity.  Lecture 3 hours.  Laboratory 3 hours.  Total 6 hours per week.

PHY 201-202 (4 CR) (4 CR)
General College Physics I-II

Must be taken in sequence
Prerequisites: MTH 104, MTH 164, or MTH 166

Teaches fundamental principles of physics. Covers mechanics, thermodynamics, wave phenomena, electricity and magnetism, and selected topics in modern physics.  Lecture 3 hours. Laboratory 3 hours. Total 6 hours per week.

PHY 241-242 (4 CR) (4 CR)
University Physics I-II

Must be taken In sequence
Co-requisite for PHY 241 is MTH 174
Co-requisite for PHY 242 is MTH 277

Teaches principles of classical and modern physics.  Includes mechanics, wave phenomena, heat, electricity, magnetism, relativity, and nuclear physics.  Lecture 3 hours.  Laboratory 3 hours.  Total 6 hours per week.