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The objective of this course is to introduce the student to the study of physics. Course topics include kinematics, dynamics, momentum, energy, and electricity. This course includes a laboratory component.

Credits:
4.0

Physics 0501 is a laboratory science at the Provincial level and is equivalent to the first half of high school Physics 12. Topics from the content include: kinematics in two dimensions, Newton's Laws of Motion, circular motion and gravity, work and energy, linear momentum, torque and static equilibrium. Investigations of the course content...

Credits:
2

Physics 0502 is a laboratory science at the Provincial Level and is equivalent to the second half of high school Physics 12. Topics from the content include: vibration, waves, sound, light, electrostatics, currents, DC circuits, and electromagnetism. Much of the course is concerned with mathematical operations on measured quantities....

Credits:
2

This course provides science and engineering students who have not taken PHYS 12 with a general introduction to Classical Physics. The topics surveyed in this course are vectors, Newtonian Mechanics, properties of materials and thermodynamics. The various physical laws, for example, Newton’s universal law of gravity and conservation of mass,...

Credits:
3.0

Continuation of the survey of classical physics begun in PHYS 101. The topics covered in this course are electricity and magnetism, waves and an introduction to modern physics. In the first topic, electrostatics, steady state currents and magnetism will be discussed while, in the second topic, waves on wires, sound waves and light waves will be...

Credits:
3.0

Physics 103 is a one semester algebra based introductory survey Physics course with applications focusing on the Earth Sciences. The main topics covered are Materials, Energy Transfer and Forces. For Energy Transfer, three mechanisms are considered: Convection – Fluid Mechanics, Conduction – Waves, and Radiation – Light. Applications will be...

Credits:
3.0

Will provide science and engineering students who have taken PHYS 12 with a detailed investigation of Newtonian Physics. The topics covered in depth in this course are Newtonian Mechanics of few bodies, namely, thermodynamics. In the first topic, translational and rotational statics and dynamics will be discussed in terms of forces, torques and...

Credits:
3.0

Continuation of the detailed investigation of classical physics begun in PHYS 121. The topics covered in depth in this course are electricity and magnetism, and waves. In the first topic, electrostatics and magnetism will be discussed from the point of view of forces and fields while steady state and time dependent currents will be presented...

Credits:
3.0

This course is designed for (although not restricted to) students wishing to pursue an Engineering degree. Topics include vector algebra, static equilibrium of particles and rigid bodies, and dynamics of particles and rigid bodies. Included for consideration are friction, impulse, momentum, work, and energy. Emphasis is placed throughout on the...

Credits:
3.0

This course is a fundamental level ABE science course. It includes an introduction to scientific methodology, biology, chemistry, physics and astronomy, preparing students for further studies in the sciences.