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2020-2021 Catalog
PHY 1020: Discovering Physics: How things work

Course Description for Discovering Physics: How things work

PHY1020: Discovering Physics: How things work

Description: This course will survey and explore fundamental concepts in physics and how these concepts can be used to understand the world around us. Topics covered include force, energy, electricity, magnetism, and the structure of matter. The course will emphasize conceptual understanding rather than mathematical problem solving. This course is not intended for students planning to major in science or engineering.
Availability: This course is normally available Fall and Spring terms only.