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    Jun 14, 2024  
2018 - 2019 Catalog of Courses 
2018 - 2019 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-)


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.