0.5 Credit - Fall
Hours per week:
- Lecture/Discussion: 3
- Lab: 2 (biweekly)
Calculus-based course, which introduces basic principles of physics. Detailed topics covered: one-dimensional motion, vectors, motion in two and three dimensions, force and motion, kinetic energy and work, potential energy, conservation of energy, collisions and momentum, rotational motion, simple harmonic motion, torque, angular momentum, and gravitation.
Senate Revision February 4, 2015: PC131 Contact hours revised, exclusion added; effective September 1, 2015.