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2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PHYS 207 - Fundamentals of Physics I

Credit(s): 3
FUNDAMENTALS OF PHYSICS I
Component: Lecture
First course in a sequence with PHYS 208  that provides an introduction to physics for those in physical sciences and engineering. Emphasis on Newton’s laws of motion and conservation principles. These are applied to motion in a gravitational field, and to rotation of a rigid body. Integrates conceptual understanding with extensive problem solving.
Repeatable for Credit: N Allowed Units: 3 Multiple Term Enrollment: N Grading Basis: Student Option
COREQ: MATH 232  or MATH 241 , PHYS 227 RESTRICTIONS: One year of high school calculus is recommended. Students who have received credit in PHYS 203  are not eligible to take this course without permission.
University Breadth: Mathematics, Natural Sciences and Technology College of Arts and Sciences Breadth: GROUP D: A&S Math, Nat Sci & Technology Course Typically Offered: Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer
General Education Objectives:
GE3A: Work Collaboratively Across Cultures GE3B: Work Independently Across Cultures GE5A: Reason Quantitatively GE5B: Reason Computationally GE5C: Reason Scientifically