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PHYS 250 – Physics with Calculus I (CRN: 46479) at Skyline College for Spring 2019

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PHYS 250, 260, 270 PHYSICS WITH CALCULUS I, II, III (4, 4, 4)
Hours/semester: 48-54 lecture/48-54 lab. Prerequisite: PHYS 250 –MATH 251 and concurrent enrollment in or completion of MATH 252, or appropriate placement test score and other measures as appropriate, or equivalent; PHYS 260 – PHYS 250 and MATH 252, or equivalent. PHYS 270 – PHYS 250 and MATH 252, or equivalent.
This three-semester physics sequence is designed to give the student majoring in engineering, physics, or chemistry a thorough foundation in the fundamentals of physics.

PHYS 250 PHYSICS WITH CALCULUS I – The first semester of a three-semester sequence of calculus-based physics. Designed to give students majoring in engineering, physics or chemistry a thorough foundation in the fundamentals of physics. Covers Newtonian mechanics, including gravitation and mechanical oscillations. The laboratory portion covers measurement and analysis of phenomena discussed in lecture. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (B1, B3).

PHYS 260 PHYSICS WITH CALCULUS II – The second semester of a three-semester sequence of calculus-based physics (may also be taken as the third semester). Designed to give students majoring in engineering, physics or chemistry a thorough foundation in the fundamentals pf physics. Covers electricity, magnetism and electromagnetic waves. The laboratory portion covers measurement and analysis of phenomena discussed in lecture. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (B1, B3).

PHYS 270 PHYSICS WITH CALCULUS III – The third semester of a three-semester sequence of calculus-based physics (may also be taken directly after PHYS 250). Designed to give students majoring in engineering, physics or chemistry a thorough foundation in the fundamentals of physics. Covers fluids, thermodynamics, waves and light, and modern physics. The laboratory portion covers measurement and analysis of phenomena discussed in lecture. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (B1, B3).


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Department: Physics

Number of Units: 4


Cohort Restriction:

  • ENTE2 - ENGINEERING & TECH

NOTE: This section is cohort restricted for students in the Engineering & Technology Scholars Learning Community. If you would like more information, please contact Jenny Le, Engineering Student Support Specialist, at (650) 738-7048, or by email at lej@smccd.edu.

Section
EN - Laboratory/Studio/Activity
Meeting Date: 01/14-05/13
Meeting Time: 1:10pm-3:50pm
Days: M
Building: 07 Room: 7305
Instructor: Atousa Chaharsough Shirazi
EN - Lecture and/or Discussion
Meeting Date: 01/14-05/17
Meeting Time: 9:10am-10:00am
Days: M, W, F
Building: 04 Room: 180
Instructor: Emilie Hein
Critical Dates for this Course Date
Last day to add class January 28, 2019
Last day to drop with a refund January 28, 2019
Last day to drop without a "W" February 3, 2019
Last day to drop with a "W" April 25, 2019
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