
Spring 2014
PHYS001  THE SCIENCE OF PHYSICS
 Historical development and significance of major concepts and theories, with emphasis on the nature of physical science and its role in modern life. For students in nontechnical fields.
 PHYS211  MECHANICS
 Calculusbased study of the basic concepts of mechanics: motion, force, Newton's laws, energy, collisions, and rotation. Concurrent: MATH 140
 PHYS212  ELECTRICITY AND MAGNETISM
 Calculusbased study of the basic concepts of electricity and magnetism. Prerequisite: MATH 140 , PHYS 211 Concurrent: MATH 141
 PHYS250  INTRODUCTORY PHYSICS I
 Algebrabased introduction to classical mechanics, including such topics as one and twodimensional motion, vectors, relative and circular motion, force and dynamics . . .
 PHYS251  INTRODUCTORY PHYSICS II
 Selected topics in light, electricity, and magnetism. Prerequisite: PHYS 250
