Course Detail

INTRODUCTION TO MECHANICS

Subject: PHYS

Catalog Number: 210

Registration Number: 8211

Description:
Introduction to the various ways in which the mechanical universe is described, using the concept of particles, waves, and flows. Extensive treatment of Newtonian mechanics, including motion, forces, energy, and waves. The special theory of relativity and basic ideas of quantum mechanics are introduced. Lecture, discussion, and laboratory. $15 lab fee. Prerequisite: MATH 170 (may be taken concurrently). 5 credits. (QR)

Comments: $15 fee.

Instructor: Joelle Murray
Is consent of Instructor Required? No



Course Type: LEC
Location: GRAF 207
Time: 1:05PM- 2:45PM  MW