Catalogue 2012 - 2013

PHYS 105 Basic Physics


3 cr.


Open to Elementary Education majors only.

Course Description

This is a course for students in preparation for elementary school teaching. It covers the content knowledge associated with and the methods used in science in the context of a inquiry-based introductory course in basic physical sciences. The student is expected to acquire knowledge of the basic laws of physics, and apply them also to other sciences like astronomy, meteorology, and geology. Two class hours, three-hour lab.