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Colgate University    
2017-2018 University Catalogue 
  
 
  Nov 23, 2017
 
2017-2018 University Catalogue

PHYS 105 - Mechanical Physics I


This course covers fundamental principles of Newtonian mechanics and their applications into science, engineering, and in particular, architecture. Selected topics including waves, fluids, optics, electricity and magnetism, and thermal physics are aimed toward applications in the geosciences. This course is not suitable for students majoring in programs or concentrations requiring two or more semesters of physics.

Credits: 1.00
When Offered: Fall semester only, but not necessarily every year

Corequisite: PHYS 105L  
Prerequisites: None
Major/Minor Restrictions: None
Class Restriction: None
Area of Inquiry: Natural Sciences & Mathematics
Liberal Arts CORE: None


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