Physics for Life Sciences Majors: Electricity, Magnetism, and Modern Physics

PHYSICS XL 5C

This is the third course in the pre-medical physics sequence. It explores electrostatics in vacuum and in water, with applications to biological and biochemical systems.

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Fall
Spring
Remote
In-Person
Starting at $1,060.00
As few as 11 weeks
5.0

What you can learn.

  • Identify how electricity and circuits can be applied in various biological systems
  • Assess the advantages and shortcomings of atomic and nuclear physics in everyday life

About this course:

Electrostatics in vacuum and in water. Electricity, circuits, magnetism, quantum, atomic and nuclear physics, and radioactivity, with applications to biological and biochemical systems. Transferable for UC credit.
Prerequisites
Physics XL 5B

Spring 2022 Schedule

Date & Time
Details
Format
 
-
Tuesday, Wednesday
Future Offering (Opens January 31, 2022 12:00:00 AM)
See Details
385031
Fee:
$1,060.00
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Location: Remote Classroom
Notes

Fulfills in part the UCLA General Education requirement for Physical Sciences. Enrollment/class participation contingent on signing a liability waiver form.

Enrollment limited to 26 students. Visitors not permitted. Enrollment deadline: April 3, 2022. Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 05, 2022
Course Requirements
Book: University Physics for the Life Sciences by Jones, Field Knight
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Tue Mar 29, 2022
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lab
Wed Mar 30, 2022
8:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Tue Apr 5, 2022
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lab
Wed Apr 6, 2022
8:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Tue Apr 12, 2022
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lab
Wed Apr 13, 2022
8:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Tue Apr 19, 2022
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lab
Wed Apr 20, 2022
8:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Tue Apr 26, 2022
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lab
Wed Apr 27, 2022
8:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Tue May 3, 2022
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lab
Wed May 4, 2022
8:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Tue May 10, 2022
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lab
Wed May 11, 2022
8:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Tue May 17, 2022
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lab
Wed May 18, 2022
8:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Tue May 24, 2022
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lab
Wed May 25, 2022
8:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Tue May 31, 2022
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lab
Wed Jun 1, 2022
8:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Tue Jun 7, 2022
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lab
Wed Jun 8, 2022
8:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
-
Monday, Wednesday
Future Offering (Opens January 31, 2022 12:00:00 AM)
See Details
Instructor: Jacqueline Pau
385030
Fee:
$1,060.00
In-Personformat icon
Location: UCLA
Notes

No meeting May 30, 2022.

Fulfills in part the UCLA General Education requirement for Physical Sciences. Enrollment/class participation contingent on signing a liability waiver form.

Enrollment limited to 26 students. Visitors not permitted. Enrollment deadline: April 3, 2022.  Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 04, 2022
Course Requirements
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Mon Mar 28, 2022
6:00PM PT - 7:45PM PT
UCLA
Physics & Astronomy Bldg. 2434
Lecture
Wed Mar 30, 2022
6:00PM PT - 7:45PM PT
UCLA
Physics & Astronomy Bldg. 2434
Lab
Wed Mar 30, 2022
8:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
TBA-UCLA
Lecture
Mon Apr 4, 2022
6:00PM PT - 7:45PM PT
UCLA
Physics & Astronomy Bldg. 2434
Lecture
Wed Apr 6, 2022
6:00PM PT - 7:45PM PT
UCLA
Physics & Astronomy Bldg. 2434
Lab
Wed Apr 6, 2022
8:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
TBA-UCLA
Lecture
Mon Apr 11, 2022
6:00PM PT - 7:45PM PT
UCLA
Physics & Astronomy Bldg. 2434
Lecture
Wed Apr 13, 2022
6:00PM PT - 7:45PM PT
UCLA
Physics & Astronomy Bldg. 2434
Lab
Wed Apr 13, 2022
8:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
TBA-UCLA
Lecture
Mon Apr 18, 2022
6:00PM PT - 7:45PM PT
UCLA
Physics & Astronomy Bldg. 2434
Lecture
Wed Apr 20, 2022
6:00PM PT - 7:45PM PT
UCLA
Physics & Astronomy Bldg. 2434
Lab
Wed Apr 20, 2022
8:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
TBA-UCLA
Lecture
Mon Apr 25, 2022
6:00PM PT - 7:45PM PT
UCLA
Physics & Astronomy Bldg. 2434
Lecture
Wed Apr 27, 2022
6:00PM PT - 7:45PM PT
UCLA
Physics & Astronomy Bldg. 2434
Lab
Wed Apr 27, 2022
8:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
TBA-UCLA
Lecture
Mon May 2, 2022
6:00PM PT - 7:45PM PT
UCLA
Physics & Astronomy Bldg. 2434
Lecture
Wed May 4, 2022
6:00PM PT - 7:45PM PT
UCLA
Physics & Astronomy Bldg. 2434
Lab
Wed May 4, 2022
8:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
TBA-UCLA
Lecture
Mon May 9, 2022
6:00PM PT - 7:45PM PT
UCLA
Physics & Astronomy Bldg. 2434
Lecture
Wed May 11, 2022
6:00PM PT - 7:45PM PT
UCLA
Physics & Astronomy Bldg. 2434
Lab
Wed May 11, 2022
8:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
TBA-UCLA
Lecture
Mon May 16, 2022
6:00PM PT - 7:45PM PT
UCLA
Physics & Astronomy Bldg. 2434
Lecture
Wed May 18, 2022
6:00PM PT - 7:45PM PT
UCLA
Physics & Astronomy Bldg. 2434
Lab
Wed May 18, 2022
8:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
TBA-UCLA
Lecture
Mon May 23, 2022
6:00PM PT - 7:45PM PT
UCLA
Physics & Astronomy Bldg. 2434
Lecture
Wed May 25, 2022
6:00PM PT - 7:45PM PT
UCLA
Physics & Astronomy Bldg. 2434
Lab
Wed May 25, 2022
8:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
TBA-UCLA
Lecture
Mon May 30, 2022
6:00PM PT - 7:45PM PT
UCLA
Physics & Astronomy Bldg. 2434
Lecture
Wed Jun 1, 2022
6:00PM PT - 7:45PM PT
UCLA
Physics & Astronomy Bldg. 2434
Lab
Wed Jun 1, 2022
8:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
TBA-UCLA
Lecture
Mon Jun 6, 2022
6:00PM PT - 7:45PM PT
UCLA
Physics & Astronomy Bldg. 2434
Lecture
Wed Jun 8, 2022
6:00PM PT - 7:45PM PT
UCLA
Physics & Astronomy Bldg. 2434
Lab
Wed Jun 8, 2022
8:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
TBA-UCLA
-
Monday, Wednesday
Future Offering (Opens January 31, 2022 12:00:00 AM)
See Details
Instructor: Jacqueline Pau
385029
Fee:
$1,060.00
In-Personformat icon
Location: UCLA
Notes

No meeting May 30, 2022.

Fulfills in part the UCLA General Education requirement for Physical Sciences. Enrollment/class participation contingent on signing a liability waiver form.

Enrollment limited to 26 students. Visitors not permitted. Enrollment deadline: April 3, 2022.  Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 04, 2022
Course Requirements
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Mon Mar 28, 2022
6:00PM PT - 7:45PM PT
UCLA
Physics & Astronomy Bldg. 2434
Lab
Mon Mar 28, 2022
8:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
TBA-UCLA
Lecture
Wed Mar 30, 2022
6:00PM PT - 7:45PM PT
UCLA
Physics & Astronomy Bldg. 2434
Lecture
Mon Apr 4, 2022
6:00PM PT - 7:45PM PT
UCLA
Physics & Astronomy Bldg. 2434
Lab
Mon Apr 4, 2022
8:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
TBA-UCLA
Lecture
Wed Apr 6, 2022
6:00PM PT - 7:45PM PT
UCLA
Physics & Astronomy Bldg. 2434
Lecture
Mon Apr 11, 2022
6:00PM PT - 7:45PM PT
UCLA
Physics & Astronomy Bldg. 2434
Lab
Mon Apr 11, 2022
8:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
TBA-UCLA
Lecture
Wed Apr 13, 2022
6:00PM PT - 7:45PM PT
UCLA
Physics & Astronomy Bldg. 2434
Lecture
Mon Apr 18, 2022
6:00PM PT - 7:45PM PT
UCLA
Physics & Astronomy Bldg. 2434
Lab
Mon Apr 18, 2022
8:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
TBA-UCLA
Lecture
Wed Apr 20, 2022
6:00PM PT - 7:45PM PT
UCLA
Physics & Astronomy Bldg. 2434
Lecture
Mon Apr 25, 2022
6:00PM PT - 7:45PM PT
UCLA
Physics & Astronomy Bldg. 2434
Lab
Mon Apr 25, 2022
8:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
TBA-UCLA
Lecture
Wed Apr 27, 2022
6:00PM PT - 7:45PM PT
UCLA
Physics & Astronomy Bldg. 2434
Lecture
Mon May 2, 2022
6:00PM PT - 7:45PM PT
UCLA
Physics & Astronomy Bldg. 2434
Lab
Mon May 2, 2022
8:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
TBA-UCLA
Lecture
Wed May 4, 2022
6:00PM PT - 7:45PM PT
UCLA
Physics & Astronomy Bldg. 2434
Lecture
Mon May 9, 2022
6:00PM PT - 7:45PM PT
UCLA
Physics & Astronomy Bldg. 2434
Lab
Mon May 9, 2022
8:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
TBA-UCLA
Lecture
Wed May 11, 2022
6:00PM PT - 7:45PM PT
UCLA
Physics & Astronomy Bldg. 2434
Lecture
Mon May 16, 2022
6:00PM PT - 7:45PM PT
UCLA
Physics & Astronomy Bldg. 2434
Lab
Mon May 16, 2022
8:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
TBA-UCLA
Lecture
Wed May 18, 2022
6:00PM PT - 7:45PM PT
UCLA
Physics & Astronomy Bldg. 2434
Lecture
Mon May 23, 2022
6:00PM PT - 7:45PM PT
UCLA
Physics & Astronomy Bldg. 2434
Lab
Mon May 23, 2022
8:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
TBA-UCLA
Lecture
Wed May 25, 2022
6:00PM PT - 7:45PM PT
UCLA
Physics & Astronomy Bldg. 2434
Lecture
Mon May 30, 2022
6:00PM PT - 7:45PM PT
UCLA
Physics & Astronomy Bldg. 2434
Lab
Mon May 30, 2022
8:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
TBA-UCLA
Lecture
Wed Jun 1, 2022
6:00PM PT - 7:45PM PT
UCLA
Physics & Astronomy Bldg. 2434
Lecture
Mon Jun 6, 2022
6:00PM PT - 7:45PM PT
UCLA
Physics & Astronomy Bldg. 2434
Lab
Mon Jun 6, 2022
8:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
TBA-UCLA
Lecture
Wed Jun 8, 2022
6:00PM PT - 7:45PM PT
UCLA
Physics & Astronomy Bldg. 2434

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