Course Overview

Course Code: PHYS-101

Department: Physics

Credit Hours: 4.00

Illinois Articulation Initiative Number: IAI P1 900L

Textbook Information: Bookstore website

This is the first semester of a two semester introductory course in non-calculus physics. Algebra and trigonometry will be heavily used in this course. Primary emphasis is on physical principles and the development of problem-solving ability. Designed to meet the requirements of degree programs not requiring calculus-based physics. Topics include mechanics, fluids, heat, thermodynamics, wave motion and sound. Includes two-hour laboratory. Prerequisite: MATH 135 with a grade of C or better or concurrent enrollment

Course Schedule


Term: Spring 2025

Section Name: PHYS-101-MC01D

Location: Main Campus

Available Seats: 24

Faculty Name: P. Vig

Min Credits: 4.00


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