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Typically OfferedFall; Spring; Summer
StudentsUndergraduate, basic
BreadthPhysical Science
L&S CreditCounts for L&S degree
Gen-EdQuantitative Reasoning Part B

Introduction to energy, focusing on energy sources and the environment. Gives students the necessary physics background to form opinions on energy questions. The physical laws of thermodynamics, electricity, and magnetism, and nuclear physics in connection with energy-related topics such as: thermal pollution, fossil power, fission and fusion, nuclear power, and solar power.

Prerequisites: Satisfied Quantitative Reasoning (QR) A or special student standing. Not open to students with credit for PHYSICS 103, 201, 207, or 247.


001John SarffMW 03:30 pm - 04:20 pm2223 Chamberlin


301Sergey Gitalov
John Sarff
R 01:20 pm - 02:10 pm2124 Chamberlin
302Sergey Gitalov
John Sarff
R 02:25 pm - 03:15 pm2124 Chamberlin
304Sergey Gitalov
John Sarff
F 12:05 pm - 12:55 pm2116 Chamberlin