2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog

PHYC 110 General Physics 1

Studies the laws of Newtonian mechanics. Introductory fluid statics and dynamics, heat and thermodynamics, and wave motion and sound. Recommended background: one year of college preparatory physics in high school.  

Prerequisite: MATH 112 or MATH 114, trigonometry or appropriate trigonometry sub scores on mathematics placement exam or passing grade in high school physics.

Parallel: PHYC 111 is recommended for students who have not attained the recommended background.



Core Transfer Library (CTL) Category

Life and Physical/Natural Sciences

Core Transfer Library (CTL) Name

Physics 1 & 2 (two course sequence), Algebra-Based