PHY 171/172 College Physics (3, 3)

General physics course recommended for students of the life sciences. (171) Classical mechanics and quantum physics. (172) Thermal physics, electromagnetism, and relativity. Minimum mathematical preparation requires students to have had courses that include trigonometry. MTH 151, 153, or equivalent are strongly encouraged. Prerequisite: (172) PHY 171. Co-requisite: PHY 183, 184. IVB.