Course Detail
Units:
4.0
Course Components:
Discussion
Lecture
Enrollment Information
Enrollment Requirement:
Prerequisites: 'C-' or better in (MATH 1210 OR MATH 1215 OR MATH 1250 OR MATH 1310 OR MATH 1311 OR AP CalcBC 3+ OR AP CalcAB 4+) AND (PHYS 2210 OR PHYS 3210 OR AP Phys1 4+ OR AP PhysC Mech 4+) Corequisites: MATH 1220 OR MATH 1260 OR MATH 1320 OR 1321.
Requirement Designation:
Physical/Life Science Exploration
Course Attribute:
University Connected Learning
Physical/Life Science Exploration
Description
Continuation of PHYS 2210. A calculus based physics course designed to give science and engineering students a thorough understanding of electricity and magnetism. Topics include electrostatics, electric fields and potentials, magnetic fields and Faradays' law; current flow, resistance, capacitance and inductance; electric circuits and electromagnetic oscillations; electromagnetic waves, geometric and physical optics. All topics are covered in one, two, and three spatial dimensions. Three lectures and two recitations weekly. Those wishing to take this course as a lecture-laboratory course should register concurrently for PHYS 2225.