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Term Subject Catalog # Title Credits / Units
Summer 2020 PHYS 013 General Physics I (With Lab) 5 cr.
Class Session Time Syllabus
1 5-week summer Mon - Fri PHYS-013-5


General Physics I aims to provide students with a fundamental understanding of the laws of physics with applications to our everyday life and students’ major. Students will examine the following topics, including: Newton's laws; gravitation; mechanics, kinematics; energy and momentum conservation, rotational motion, and angular momentum conservation; simple harmonic motion; mechanical waves; fluids; ideal gas law; heat and the first and second laws of thermodynamics. This course also serves to develop cognitive and analytical skills, which can be applied in all majors