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PHYS 2101 Introduction to Physics II (Calculus) (Spring: 4 )


Course Description

Second semester of a calculus-based introduction to physics primarily for biology majors and premedical students. The development and application of classical physical principles are covered, and students are introduced to more advanced mathematical techniques to extend these applications. Emphasis is placed on problem-solving to better understand the implications of these principles, as well as to develop analytical skills. Topics are electrostatics, electrical circuits, magnetism, electromagnetism and electromagnetic waves, topics in physical optics, and basic concepts of special relativity and quantum physics.


Instructor(s): The Department

Prerequisites: MATH1101 (May be taken concurrently)

Cross listed with:

Comments: PHYS2051 is the laboratory course to supplement the lecture course material. No class on 07/04/2017, make-up class is scheduled on 07/05/2017.


Last Updated: 25-Jan-17