First semester in a three semester calculus-based physics sequence covering mechanics,
wave motion, and special relativity. Intended primarily for students majoring in
the physical sciences or engineering.
Letter Grade Only
Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
Lab hours/semester: 48-54
Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: Completion of or concurrent enrollment in MATH 252.
Recommended: PHYS 150 or equivalent
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area E5a
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area B1 and B3), UC (IGETC Area 5A and 5C)