PHY 100 - Physics through Inquiry

Fundamental physics necessary to understand a particular contemporary social issue such as electric energy production and alternatives to fossil fuels. Laboratory activities involve genuine scientific inquiry including using observation to develop, evaluate, and refine models of the physical world. Topics are selected from electricity and magnetism, mechanics, heat, waves, and modern physics. Lecture, 2 hours; laboratory, 2 hours.

Special Information: Laboratory fee required. Prerequisites: LEP Quantitative Reasoning.

3 credit(s).

Last Term Offered: Spring 2019