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PHYS 250 Physics with Calculus I

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Minimum Grade for Prerequisites

Unless otherwise indicated, a grade of C or higher is required for all prerequisite courses.

Course Description

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.

Units: 4
Degree Credit
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.
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area E5a
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area B1 and B3), UC (IGETC Area 5A and 5C)
C-ID: PHYS 205, PHYS 200S (PHYS 250 & 260 & 270)