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Physics Course Information

 

PHYSICS

 

PHY 120 Introduction to Physics                                        4 Prerequisite: MTH 098

This course provides an introduction to general physics for non-science majors. Topics include the fundamentals in the major areas of physics such as mechanics, properties of matter, thermodynamics, wave motion, electricity, magnetism, optics, and modern physics. A 120-minute laboratory is required.

 

PHY 201 General Physics I - Trigonometry Based 4 Prerequisite: MTH 113

This course is designed to cover general physics at a level that assumes previous exposure to college algebra and basic trigonometry. Specific topics include mechanics, properties of matter, energy, thermodynamics, and periodic motion. A 120 minute laboratory is required.

 

PHY 202 General Physics II - Trigonometry

Based                                                                      4 Prerequisite: PHY 201

This course is designed to cover general physics at a level that assumes previous exposure to college algebra and basic trigonometry. Specific topics include wave motion, sound, light, optics, electro­statics, circuits, magnetism, and modern physics. A 120 minute laboratory is required.

 

PHY 213 General Physics with Calculus I                      4 Prerequisite: MTH 115 or co-requisite

This course provides a calculus-based treatment of the topics covered in PHY 201. A 120 minute laboratory is required.

 

PHY 214 General Physics with Calculus II                    4 Prerequisite: PHY 213

This course provides a calculus-based treatment of the topics covered in PHY 202. A 120-minute laboratory is required.

 

Lurleen B. Wallace Community College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges or SACSCOC to award the Associate in Arts, Associate in Science, Associate in Applied Science degrees and certificates. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Lurleen B. Wallace Community College.