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2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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PHYS 113 - Introductory Physics III with Laboratory

An nvestigation of topics in electricity, magnetism, and optics. This integrated lecture/laboratory course includes the analysis of physical systems using algebra and trigonometry along with inquiry-based activities and experimental investigation.

Prerequisite: PHYS 111 or PHYS 121.

Credits: (5)

Learner Outcomes:
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Describe and explain key physics topics in electricity, magnetism, and optics as well as key components of those main concepts.
  • Solve problems in kinematics and dynamics using the appropriate physical principles and techniques.
  • Utilize enhanced quantitative reasoning skills and mathematical analysis skills.
  • Analyze and interpret data and experimental uncertainty in order to make meaningful comparisons between experimental measurements or observation and theory.

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Anticipated Course Offering Terms and Locations:
Spring Locations: Ellensburg

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