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PHY151

College Physics I

This course uses algebra- and trigonometry-based mathematical models to introduce the fundamental concepts that describe the physical world. Topics include units and measurement, vectors, linear kinematics and dynamics, energy, power, momentum, fluid mechanics, and heat. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate an understanding of the principles involved and display analytical problem-solving ability for the topics covered. This course has been approved to satisfy the Universal General Education Transfer Component of the Comprehensive Articulation Agreement general education natural science requirement for the Associate in Science Degree. Students in associate of applied science degree programs can enroll in this course after completing MAT 122 with a grade of C or higher.

Lecture Hours: 

3.00

Lab Hours: 

2.00

Clinical Hours: 

0.00

Credit Hours: 

4.00

Prerequisites: 

Prerequisites: MAT 171