Physics for Life Sciences Majors: Electricity, Magnetism, and Modern Physics
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, radioactivity, with applications to biological and biochemical systems. Transferable for UC credit.
It is advisable that you complete the following (or equivalent) since they are prerequisites for Physics for Life Sciences Majors: Electricity, Magnetism, and Modern Physics.
Fall 2018 Schedule
These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.
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: September 25, 2018. No refund after October 1, 2018. Internet access required.