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PHYS 150 - Physics for Biologists


Introduces the fundamental concepts of classical physics, especially for students interested in the life sciences. Covers motion, forces, waves, energy, thermodynamics, gravity, fluids, electricity, magnetism, light, and optics using examples drawn from biological, environmental, and health science disciplines. (Formerly known as Survey of Physics)

Prerequisite(s)/Corequisite(s): [Prereq: MATH 130  and (CHEM 109  or FYS 121 or CHEM 110 ) with a C- or better]
Typically Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer

Units: 4