Apr 26, 2018  
2015-16 University Bulletin 
2015-16 University Bulletin [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PHY (0156) 114 - Physics for Science Majors II

Credits: 4

Calculus-based introductory physics course covering electromagnetism and optics. Topics covered include: electrostatics, magnetism, electromagnetic induction, Maxwell’s equations, geometrical optics, physical optics (polarization, interference and diffraction). Personal computers will be used to solve a number of problems.

Distribution Requirement Natural Sciences

When Offered: Spring

Prerequisite 1: PHY 113  and MTH 141  
Corequisite: MTH 142  

Free Note: PHY 112  and PHY 114  Labs are interchangeable Free Note 3: Students must register for Lecture, Lab, and Recitation