Physics for Life Sciences Majors: Thermodynamics, Fluids, Waves, Light, and Optics

PHYSICS XL 5B

This is the second course in the pre-medical physics sequence, which provides an introduction to thermal properties of fluids, sound, light, waves, and optics.

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Winter
Spring
Hybrid (In-Person)
Remote
Starting at $1,060.00
As few as 11 weeks
5.0

What you can learn.

  • Evaluate the relation between energy, temperature, and gases
  • Apply thermal properties to biological and biochemical systems

About this course:

Thermal properties of matter, free energy, fluids, ideal gas, diffusion, oscillations, waves, sounds, light, and optics, with applications to biological and biochemical systems. Transferable for UC credit.
Prerequisites

PHYSICS XL 5A Physics for Life Sciences Majors: Mechanics and Energy

Spring 2022 Schedule

Date & Time
Details
Format
 
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Monday, Thursday
Future Offering (Opens January 31, 2022 12:00:00 AM)
See Details
Instructor: Arash Bellafard
385027
Fee:
$1,060.00
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Location: Remote Classroom
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
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lab
Thu Mar 31, 2022
6:00PM PT - 8:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Mon Apr 4, 2022
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lab
Thu Apr 7, 2022
6:00PM PT - 8:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Mon Apr 11, 2022
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lab
Thu Apr 14, 2022
6:00PM PT - 8:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Mon Apr 18, 2022
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lab
Thu Apr 21, 2022
6:00PM PT - 8:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Mon Apr 25, 2022
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lab
Thu Apr 28, 2022
6:00PM PT - 8:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Mon May 2, 2022
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lab
Thu May 5, 2022
6:00PM PT - 8:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Mon May 9, 2022
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lab
Thu May 12, 2022
6:00PM PT - 8:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Mon May 16, 2022
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lab
Thu May 19, 2022
6:00PM PT - 8:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Mon May 23, 2022
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lab
Thu May 26, 2022
6:00PM PT - 8:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Mon May 30, 2022
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lab
Thu Jun 2, 2022
6:00PM PT - 8:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Mon Jun 6, 2022
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lab
Thu Jun 9, 2022
6:00PM PT - 8:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
-
Monday, Thursday
Future Offering (Opens January 31, 2022 12:00:00 AM)
See Details
Instructor: Arash Bellafard
385028
Fee:
$1,060.00
Hybrid (In-Person)format icon
Location: UCLA , Remote Classroom
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
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lab
Thu Mar 31, 2022
8:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
Lecture
Mon Apr 4, 2022
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lab
Thu Apr 7, 2022
8:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
Lecture
Mon Apr 11, 2022
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lab
Thu Apr 14, 2022
8:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
Lecture
Mon Apr 18, 2022
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lab
Thu Apr 21, 2022
8:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
Lecture
Mon Apr 25, 2022
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lab
Thu Apr 28, 2022
8:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
Lecture
Mon May 2, 2022
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lab
Thu May 5, 2022
8:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
Lecture
Mon May 9, 2022
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lab
Thu May 12, 2022
8:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
Lecture
Mon May 16, 2022
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lab
Thu May 19, 2022
8:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
Lecture
Mon May 23, 2022
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lab
Thu May 26, 2022
8:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
Lecture
Mon May 30, 2022
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lab
Thu Jun 2, 2022
8:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA
Lecture
Mon Jun 6, 2022
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lab
Thu Jun 9, 2022
8:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA

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