PHYS 201 Introductory Physics I

Credits: 
4
Restrictions: 
Requires a strong mathematics background in geometry, algebra and trigonometry. Only one course among PHYS104, PHYS201, PHYS207 and SCEN101 can count toward graduation.
Instructor(s): 
Barry C. Walker
Instructor(s): 
Thomas K. Gaisser
Instructor(s): 
Lars Gundlach
Instructor(s): 
Rohit Chhiber
Instructor(s): 
Ilia Gogoladze

First course in a sequence with PHYS202 that provides an introduction to physics for students in the life and environmental sciences. Introduction to concepts of force, energy, and momentum, with examples of linear, rotational, and oscillatory motion. Solid body and fluid mechanics discussed.