Physics 107 Fall 2019 Reference Page

Title: 
The Ideas of Modern Physics
Course Number: 
107
Instructor: 
Kevin Black
Student Type: 
Undergraduate
Course Description: 
For non-science majors. The twentieth century physical world picture and its origins. Selected topics in classical physics: relativity, and the quantum theory with emphasis on the meaning of basic concepts and their broader implications rather than practical applications. Three lectures per week. Enroll Info: Completion of QR-A. High school algebra & geometry. Not open to students who have taken an intermediate or advanced level physics course. Open to Freshmen
Prerequisites: 
None
Lecture Place and Time: 
TR 11:00-12:15, 2241 CHAMBERLIN
Final Exam Date and Time: 
Friday, December 13, 2019 5:05pm to 7:05pm
Textbooks: 
Quantum Mechanics For Poets by Leon M. Lederman Penguin Random House Publisher 2011, ISBN 1616142332
Designations
Level: 
Elementary
Breadth: 
Physical Science
L&S Credit Type: 
Counts for L&S degree
Gen-Ed: 
Quantitative Reasoning Part B
Honors section available
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