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    PC241 – Physics for the Physical Sciences l: Mechanics

    This is the first block of a two-block sequence in introductory physics for students planning to major in the physical sciences or enter an engineering program. This course covers mechanics and thermodynamics. The course emphasizes mathematically rigorous problem solving. Meets the Critical Perspectives: Scientific Investigation of the Natural World lab or field requirement. Meets the Critical Perspectives: Quantitative Reasoning requirement.

    Prerequisite: Mathematics 125 or 126 or equivalent or consent of instructor.

    Offerings

    TermBlockTitleInstructorLocationStudent Limit/ AvailableUpdated
    Fall 2019 Block 1 Physics for the Physical Sciences l: Mechanics Phillip Cervantes, Patricia Purdue Olin Hall 270 32/13 05/31/2020
    Spring 2020 Block 5 Physics for the Physical Sciences l: Mechanics Natalie Gosnell, Adam Light Olin Hall 270 32/10 05/31/2020
    Spring 2020 Block 7 Physics for the Physical Sciences l: Mechanics Jonathan Brown, Patricia Purdue Olin Hall 270 32/3 05/31/2020
    Fall 2020 Block 1 Physics for the Physical Sciences l: Mechanics Patricia Purdue TBA 32/10 05/31/2020
    Spring 2021 Block 5 Physics for the Physical Sciences l: Mechanics Natalie Gosnell, Jonathan Brown TBA 32/32 05/31/2020
    Spring 2021 Block 7 Physics for the Physical Sciences l: Mechanics Phillip Cervantes TBA 32/32 05/31/2020