Physics

School of Mathematics, Science & Engineering

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PHYS 170 COLLEGE PHYSICS I 3 Units [Prerequisite: MATH 121 or equivalent. Recommended Preparation: RDG 56 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] First of a three-semester, calculus-based sequence intended mainly for majors in the life sciences. Topics include: Newtonian mechanics; and waves. (Not open to students with credit in PHYS 110.) [D; CSU; UC]
PHYS 170 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
85256 PHYS 170 01 09:30AM-10:45AM TTH 341 Lee,Hok 19 0*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
PHYS 171 COLLEGE PHYSICS LABORATORY I 1 Unit [Corequisite: PHYS 170 (may be taken previously.)] Laboratory course to accompany College Physics I (PHYS 170). (Not open to students with credit in PHYS 110.) [D; CSU; UC]
PHYS 171 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
85257 PHYS 171 01 02:00PM-04:50PM TH 341 Robles Guerrero,Jorge 19 6*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
PHYS 172 COLLEGE PHYSICS II 3 Units [Prerequisite: PHYS 170 and MATH 122, or equivalent.] Second of a three-semester, calculus-based sequence intended mainly for majors in the life sciences. Topics include: electric fields; direct current; magnetic fields; alternating current; and thermal physics. (Not open to students with credit in PHYS 120.) [D; CSU; UC]
PHYS 172 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
85258 PHYS 172 01 12:00PM-01:15PM TTH 341 Lee,Hok 19 0*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
PHYS 173 COLLEGE PHYSICS LABORATORY II 1 Unit [Corequisite: PHYS 172 (May be taken previously).] Laboratory course to accompany College Physics II (PHYS 172). (Not open to students with credit in PHYS 120.) [D; CSU; UC]
PHYS 173 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
85259 PHYS 173 01 12:00PM-02:50PM F 341 Lin,Shiow Hwa 19 4*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
PHYS 270 PRINCIPLES OF PHYSICS I 3 Units Grade only. [Prerequisite: MATH 250 or equivalent. Recommended Preparation: RDG 56 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] First of a three- semester, calculus-based sequence intended mainly for majors in the physical sciences and engineering; mechanics and wave motion. [D; CSU; UC] [EFFECTIVE FALL 2014: REC PREP, DESCRIPTION. Recommended Preparation: RDG 158 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent. Introduces classical mechanics. Includes vectors, motion in one to three dimensions, Newton's laws of motion, friction, equilibrium, work, energy, gravitation, rotational motion, and periodic motion. Provides the first of a three-semester calculus-based sequence intended mainly for majors in the physical sciences and engineering. [D; CSU; UC; C-ID PHYS 205]]
PHYS 270 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
85260 PHYS 270 01 09:00AM-09:50AM MWF 342 Lee,Hok 19 6*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
85711 PHYS 270 03 08:00AM-09:15AM TTH 341 Veal,Jeffrey 19 22*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
85261 PHYS 270 60 06:30PM-09:20PM W 341 Ramirez,Ayax 19 24*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
PHYS 271 PRINCIPLES OF PHYSICS LABORATORY I 1 Unit Grade only. [Corequisite: PHYS 270 (may be taken previously).] Laboratory course to accompany PHYS 270. [D; CSU; UC; C-ID PHYS 205]
PHYS 271 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
85262 PHYS 271 01 02:00PM-04:50PM M 341 Lin,Shiow Hwa 19 1*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
85263 PHYS 271 60 06:30PM-09:35PM M 341 Ramirez,Ayax 19 5*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
87167 PHYS 271 62 06:30PM-09:20PM T 341 Robles Guerrero,Jorge 19 16*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
PHYS 272 PRINCIPLES OF PHYSICS II 3 Units Grade only. [Prerequisite: PHYS 270 and MATH 251, or equivalent.] Introduces electricity and magnetism. Includes electric field, potential, resistance, capacitance, magnetic field, inductance, electromagnetic induction, direct, and alternating current. Second of a three-semester, calculus-based sequence intended mainly for majors in the physical sciences and engineering. [D; CSU; UC] [EFFECTIVE FALL 2014: DESCRIPTION. Introduces electricity, magnetism and fluid mechanics. Includes electric field, potential, resistance, capacitance, magnetic field, inductance, electromagnetic induction, direct, and alternating current, and fluid mechanics. Second of a three-semester, calculus-based sequence intended mainly for majors in the physical sciences and engineering. [D; CSU; UC; C-ID PHYS 210]
PHYS 272 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
85264 PHYS 272 01 09:00AM-09:50AM MWF 341 Veal,Jeffrey 19 25*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
PHYS 273 PRINCIPLES OF PHYSICS LABORATORY II 1 Unit Grade only. [Corequisite: PHYS 272 (May be taken previously)] Provides laboratory experience to supplement PHYS 272. [D; CSU; UC; C-ID PHYS 210]
PHYS 273 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
85265 PHYS 273 01 02:00PM-04:50PM W 341 Lin,Shiow Hwa 19 13*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
PHYS 274 PRINCIPLES OF PHYSICS III 3 Units Grade only. [Prerequisite: PHYS 272 and MATH 252, or equivalent.] Covers optics and modern physics. Includes electromagnetic waves, geometrical optics, physical optics, quantum mechanics, and nuclear physics. Third of a three-semester, calculus-based sequence intended mainly for majors in the physical sciences and engineering: optics and modern physics. [D; CSU; UC] [EFFECTIVE FALL 2014: DESCRIPTION. Introduces thermodynamics, waves, optics and modern physics. Includes the first and second law of thermodynamics, mechanical waves, sound waves, electromagnetic waves, geometrical optics, physical optics, special relativity, quantum mechanics, and atomic spectra. Third of a three-semester, calculus-based sequence intended mainly for majors in the physical sciences and engineering: optics and modern physics. [D; CSU; UC; C-ID PHYS 215]]
PHYS 274 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
85266 PHYS 274 01 12:00PM-01:15PM MW 341 Lee,Hok 19 40*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
PHYS 275 PRINCIPLES OF PHYSICS LABORATORY III 1 Unit Grade only. [Corequisite: PHYS 274 (May be taken previously).] Provides laboratory experience to supplement PHYS 274. [D; CSU; UC; C-ID PHYS 215]
PHYS 275 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
85267 PHYS 275 01 02:00PM-04:50PM T 341 Lee,Hok 19 23*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM

Total Courses: 10 Total Sections: 14