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PHY-232   General Physics II3 credits

Prerequisites: PHY-231

Corequisites: PHY-232L

A non-calculus survey of physics topics including waves, light, optics, electrostatics, circuits, and modern physics. Facility with algebra and trigonometry will be assumed. Students with secondary school experience in physics and/or mathematics through calculus are strongly urged to take the PHY-271-272 sequence. Three lectures weekly. In special circumstances, this course may be taken for 3 credits without lab. In special circumstances, a student with previous physics experience may take this course without PHY-231. Consult instructor. Credit for PHY-232 will not be granted to students who have completed PHY-272.

PHY-232L   General Physics II Lab1 credit

Prerequisites: PHY-231

Corequisites: PHY-232

An integral part of PHY-232 with which the lab should normally be taken concurrently. One laboratory weekly. Credit for PHY-232L will not be granted to students who have completed PHY-272L.