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PHYS 125: Physics and Technology

Description
Introduces students to aspects of physics with an emphasis on applications in technology and the physical sciences. This course can be used as the second part of an introduction to physics for students in the physical sciences or as a science elective for engineering students. Topics include fluid mechanics, oscillations and waves, temperature and ideal gas law, optics, special relativity, quantum physics, and nuclear physics.
Credit units
3
Term description
2(3L-1.5P-1T)
College
Arts and Science
Department
Physics and Engin Physics
Prerequisite(s)
MATH 110 or 123; PHYS 115 or GE 124.
Note
Students with credit for PHYS 111 or 121 may not take this course for credit. Students may only obtain credit for one of PHYS 117 or PHYS 125.