PHYSC 010 - Introduction to Physics - Units 4

Prerequisites: MATH 80 or MATH 83A and B each with a grade of "C" or better.

This course is designed to introduce the fundamentals of physics to students with no previous background in the subject. The course content surveys selected topics in the areas of mechanics, heat, wave motion, optics, electricity, magnetism, and sound. Emphasis is on practical application through laboratory work involving extensive instrumentation and measuring techniques. This course is not designed for the science or engineering major. (UC, CSU)