Physics

College of Arts & Sciences

Elementary Physics 1

CAS PY 105

CAS PY 105/106 sequence satisfies premedical requirements; presupposes knowledge of algebra and trigonometry. Principles of classical and modern physics. Mechanics, conservation laws, and heat. Students must register for two sections: a lecture section and a laboratory section. Carries natural science divisional credit (with lab) in CAS. 4 cr. Tuition: $2480; lab fee: $200; total charge: $2680

Summer 1 (May 19-June 26)

Valentin Voroshilov

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Elementary Physics 2

CAS PY 106

Prereq: (CAS PY 105) or equivalent. CAS PY 105/106 sequence satisfies premedical requirements; presupposes knowledge of algebra and trigonometry. Principles of classical and modern physics. Electricity and magnetism, waves, optics, light, atomic and nuclear physics. Students must register for two sections: a lecture section and a laboratory section. Carries natural science divisional credit (with lab) in CAS. 4 cr. Tuition: $2480; lab fee: $200; total charge: $2680

Summer 2 (June 29-August 7)

Valentin Voroshilov

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General Physics

CAS PY 211

Prereq: (CAS MA 123) or consent of instructor for students concurrently taking MA 123. Coreq: (CAS MA 124 or CAS MA 127). For premedical students who seek a more analytical course than CAS PY 105/106, and for science majors and engineers. Basic principles of physics emphasizing Newtonian mechanics, conservation laws and thermal physics. Students must register for two sections: a lecture section and a laboratory section. Carries natural science divisional credit (with lab) in CAS. 4 cr. Tuition: $2480; lab fee: $200; total charge: $2680

Summer 1 (May 19-June 26)

Andrew Duffy and Manher Jariwala

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General Physics

CAS PY 212

Prereq: (CAS PY 211) or consent of instructor for students concurrently taking MA 123. For science majors, engineers, and premedical students who wish a more analytical course than CAS PY 105, 106. Basic principles of physics emphasizing Newtonian mechanics, conservation laws, thermal physics, electricity and magnetism and geometrical optics. Students must register for two sections: a lecture section and a laboratory section. Carries natural science divisional credit (with lab) in CAS. 4 cr. Tuition: $2480; lab fee: $200; total charge: $2680

Summer 2 (June 29-August 7)

Enrique Jariwala and Graciela Mohamedi

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