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PHY-271   Analytical Physics I4 credits

Prerequisites: MAT-150 and MAT-175 or MAT-275

Corequisites: PHY-271L

A general survey of physics topics including motion, forces, work, energy, waves, and special relativity. Calculus is used extensively and some familiarity with computers is assumed. This course is intended for math-physics majors and dual-degree engineering students and strongly recommended for any student who plans to do graduate work in any of the sciences or mathematics. Four lectures weekly. Credit for PHY-271 will not be granted to students who have completed PHY-231.

PHY-271L   Analytical Physics I Lab1 credit

Corequisites: PHY-271

An integral part of PHY-271 with which it should normally be taken concurrently. One laboratory period weekly. Credit for PHY-271L will not be granted to students who have completed PHY-231L.