Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2015/2016
Canadian Excellence

PC141
Mechanics for the Life Sciences
0.5 Credit - Fall

Hours per week:
  • Lecture/Discussion: 3
  • Lab: 2 (biweekly)

Algebra-based course, which introduces basic principles of physics. Detailed topics covered: kinematics, motion in two dimensions, force, work and energy, linear momentum and collisions, circular motion and gravitation, rotational motion and equilibrium.

Additional Course Information
Prerequisites
One of OAC or Grade 12U Biology, Chemistry, Math or Physics.
Exclusions
PC100*, PC110*, PC131, PC151, PC161, SC100.
 

Senate/Editorial Changes

Senate Revision February 4, 2015: PC141 Exclusion added; effective September 1, 2015.