2022-2023 College Catalog 
    
    Dec 10, 2022  
2022-2023 College Catalog
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PHYS 2204 - Physics II for Non-Majors*

4 Credits
Continuation of PHYS 1204 - Physics I for Non-Majors* . The study of geometrical and physical optics, electricity and magnetism, atomic and nuclear, and quantum theory.

Lab Fee.

Prerequisite: PHYS 1204 - Physics I for Non-Majors* .

Course Level Objectives
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

1. Describe the basic laws of modern physics, such as relativity, atomic structures, and quantum mechanics. (GEO 1, 3)
2. Apply mathematical formulae in the analysis of these laws. (GEO 2, 3)
3. Recognize the basic elements of electrostatics (electric charges, forces, fields, and energy). (GEO 3)
4. Identify the properties of light, electrical circuits, the electromagnetic spectrum, and optics. (GEO 3)
5. Use laboratory equipment to properly conduct experiments. (GEO 2, 3, 4)
6. Communicate clearly using scientific terms and methods both orally and in writing. (GEO 1)

ACTS Equivalent Course Number: PHYS 2024



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