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.

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.
Suggested Prerequisites

It is advisable that you complete the following (or equivalent) since they are prerequisites for Physics.

Two years of high school mathematics, including algebra.

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