Apr 24, 2024  
2016-2017 Catalog 

PHY 252 - General Physics II

Class: 3 Lab: 3 Clinical: 0 Credit: 4
Prerequisites: MAT 272  and PHY 251 
This course uses calculus-based mathematical models to introduce the fundamental concepts that describe the physical world. Topics include electrostatic forces, electric fields, electric potentials, direct-current circuits, magnetostatic forces, magnetic fields, electromagnetic induction, alternating-current circuits, and light. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate an understanding of the principles involved and display analytical problem-solving ability for the topics covered. This course has been approved for transfer under the CAA & ICAA as a general education course in Natural Science.