Physical Science (PHYS)


PHYS 102  Explorations in Physics  3 Credits (3,0)

Survey course in elementary physics. Stress will be placed on basic concepts, principles and history of the development of physics. Presentation will include selected topics in mechanics, heat, light, sound, electricity and magnetism, and modern physics.
Prerequisites: MATH 106 or MATH 111 or MATH 140 or MATH 142 or MATH 143 or MATH 241 or MATH 250.

PHYS 142  Introduction to Environmental Science  3 Credits (3,0)

This introductory course stresses the interrelations of all aspects of the living and the nonliving world. It introduces the student to key concepts and principles that govern how nature works and the application of these concepts and principles to possible solutions to environmental and resource problems.