2010-2011 Catalog 
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2010-2011 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PHYS 100 - Basic Physics

Lecture - Lab - Credit Hours: 3-2-4
IAI Code: P1 900L
This course provides an introduction to the basic principles and concepts of physics. It provides an overview in the areas of mechanics, heat, sound, properties of matter, electromagnetism, optics and atomic/nuclear physics, and applies insights gained to explain common experiences such as the color of the sky. Students are also introduced to the use of microcomputers in physics. This course is designed to transfer as a lab science. A student cannot receive credit for both PHYS 100 and PHYS 101  or PHYS 100 and PHYS 201 .Prerequisite: Placement into ENG 101 , or minimum grade “C” in ENG 021  and ENG 099 , or in ENG 095 /ENG 096 ; and placement into MATH 098 , or minimum grade “C” in MATH 094 .