Physics

PHYSICS XL 10

This course presents the cultural and historical perspectives of physical ideas while delving into planetary motion, Newton's laws, light, sound, heat, and quantum mechanics.

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Winter
Spring
Summer
Remote Instruction
Starting at $955.00
As few as 10 weeks
4.0

What you can learn.

  • Integrate knowledge from physics with other disciplines
  • Comprehend scientific literature relevant to physics
  • Develop strong physical reasoning and problem solving skills

About this course:

This course covers planetary motion; Newton's laws; gravitation, electricity, and magnetism; wave motion, light, sound, and heat; relativity; quantum mechanics; atoms; subatomic particles; and the development of physical ideas in their cultural and historical perspective. Transferable for UC credit.
Prerequisites
Two years of high school mathematics, including algebra.

Winter 2021 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses have regular meeting times and are fully online, via remote instruction. Click “See Details” below for more information.

Future Offering (Opens November 02, 2020 12:00:00 AM)
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Saturday 9:00AM PT - 12:30PM PT
Location: Online
Instructor: Jun Park
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Fee:
$955.00
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Notes

Fulfills in part the UCLA General Education requirement for Physical Sciences. Not open for credit to students with credit for Physics 6A, 5A or equivalent mechanics courses.

Visitors not permitted. Enrollment deadline: January 16, 2021. Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 23, 2021
Course Requirements
Book: Conceptual Physics by Paul G. Hewitt
Schedule
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Time
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Lecture
Sat Jan 9, 2021
9:00AM PT - 12:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Sat Jan 16, 2021
9:00AM PT - 12:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Sat Jan 23, 2021
9:00AM PT - 12:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Sat Jan 30, 2021
9:00AM PT - 12:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Sat Feb 6, 2021
9:00AM PT - 12:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Sat Feb 13, 2021
9:00AM PT - 12:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Sat Feb 20, 2021
9:00AM PT - 12:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Sat Feb 27, 2021
9:00AM PT - 12:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Sat Mar 6, 2021
9:00AM PT - 12:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Sat Mar 13, 2021
9:00AM PT - 12:30PM PT
Online

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