Physics 151Lg:

Fundamentals of Physics I: Mechanics and Thermodynamics (4.0 units)

Gateway to the majors and minors in Physics and Astronomy. Statics and dynamics of particles and rigid bodies, conservation principles, gravitation, simple harmonic oscillators, thermodynamics, heat engines, entropy. Lecture, 3 hours; laboratory, 3 hours.
  • Prerequisite: 1 from (MATH 125 or MATH 126 or MATH 226)
  • General Education: This course satisfies the university's general education requirement.
  • Note: Register for lecture, quiz, and one lab. This course carries GE credit but it is intended for a specific group of students rather than a general student audience. It is part of the curriculum for majors and pre-professional students.
SectionSessionTypeTimeDaysRegisteredInstructorLocationSyllabusInfo
50380R001Lecture8:30-9:50amMWF108 of 160Scott MacDonaldSLH200notesession datesbook list
50382R001Lecture12:00-1:50pmMon, Wed156 of 162Vahe PeroomianSLH200session datesbook list
50383R001Quiz5:00-6:20pmWednesday264 of 320TBAsession dates
50386R001Lab8:00-10:50amTuesday21 of 28Gokhan Esirgen,
Ryan Griffith
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50387R001Lab8:00-10:50amThursday8 of 28Gokhan Esirgen,
Ryan Griffith
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50388R001Lab11:00-1:50pmWednesday11 of 28Gokhan Esirgen,
Ryan Griffith
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50389R001Lab11:00-1:50pmThursday21 of 27Gokhan Esirgen,
Ryan Griffith
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50390R001Lab11:00-1:50pmFriday24 of 28Gokhan Esirgen,
Ryan Griffith
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50391R001Lab2:00-4:50pmTuesday27 of 28Gokhan Esirgen,
Ryan Griffith
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50392R001Lab2:00-4:50pmWednesday26 of 28Gokhan Esirgen,
Ryan Griffith
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50393R001Lab2:00-4:50pmThursday25 of 28Gokhan Esirgen,
Ryan Griffith
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50394R001Lab2:00-4:50pmFriday26 of 28Gokhan Esirgen,
Ryan Griffith
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50395R001Lab5:00-7:50pmThursday22 of 28Gokhan Esirgen,
Ryan Griffith
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50396R001Lab5:00-7:50pmTuesday26 of 28Gokhan Esirgen,
Ryan Griffith
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50397R001Lab11:00-1:50pmTuesday26 of 28Gokhan Esirgen,
Ryan Griffith
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Information accurate as of March 5, 2017 5:43 pm.