2023-2024 Undergraduate Bulletin

PHY 101 College Physics I (Liberal Arts Physics)

6 hours: 2 hours lecture, 1 hour recitation, 3 hours laboratory; or equivalent 

Topics include kinematics, vectors, forces, Newton's law of motion, weight, gravitational field, free fall, non-uniformly accelerated motion, momentum and impulse, kinetic and potential energy, heat and thermodynamics, illumination and photometry, reflection of light, refraction.




MAT 105 or MAT 108 or MAT 141 or MAT 241 (or higher)


This course has a $25.00 material fee. This course satisfies the Required Core: Life and Physical Sciences area or the Flexible Core: Scientific World area of the Gen Ed Program.