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    PC242 – Physics for the Physical Sciences ll: Electricity & Magnetism

    This is the second 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 electricity & magnetism, waves, and optics. 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: Physics 241 and Mathematics 129 or equivalent or consent of instructor.

    Offerings

    TermBlockTitleInstructorLocationStudent Limit/ AvailableUpdated
    Fall 2019 Block 2 Physics for the Physical Sciences ll: Electricity & Magnetism Jonathan Brown, Adam Light Barnes Science Center 219 32/10 05/31/2020
    Spring 2020 Block 8 Physics for the Physical Sciences ll: Electricity & Magnetism Stephanie DiCenzo, Adam Light Barnes Science Center 219 32/1 05/31/2020
    Fall 2020 Block 2 Physics for the Physical Sciences ll: Electricity & Magnetism Adam Light TBA 32/15 05/31/2020
    Spring 2021 Block 8 Physics for the Physical Sciences ll: Electricity & Magnetism Adam Light, Jonathan Brown TBA 32/32 05/31/2020