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    Feb 28, 2021  
2017 - 2018 Catalog of Courses 
2017 - 2018 Catalog of Courses [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PHYS 217 - Physics - Science and Engineering I

An introductory course in physics covering the basic concepts of classical mechanics (kinematics, dynamics, energy, momentum, rotations). Differential and integral calculus are used throughout the course.

Credits: 4

Clock Hours - (Lect-Lab): (3-3)

gtPathways: SC1

Prerequisites: MATH 221  (minimum grade of C-)

Term Offered: Every Fall, Every Spring


PHYS 217 is required of engineering and physics students and strongly recommended to all science majors.

This course includes an introductory physics laboratory with experiments in mechanics.

There is a course specific fee for this course.

This course was approved for gtPathways as of publication date. Changes can be made to approved gtPathways courses at any time; they are not catalog specific. The most accurate listing of courses approved for gtPathways can be found by searching by attribute on the schedule on WebOPUS.

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