# PHYS 101 : Introductory Physics

A laboratory science course for the student with no previous background in physics. A conceptual, rather than mathematical, approach is emphasized, though some arithmetic calculations are required. Topics include mechanics, heat, sound, electromagnetism, light, and modern physics.

## Class Details

**Credits:**
4

**Lab Hours:**
3

**Lecture Hours:**
3

**Prerequisites:**

SAT mathematics score of at least 530 or an ACT mathematics score of at least 21 or MATH 013 with a grade of C- or higher.

**Program:**
Chemistry and Physics

**Semester Offered:**
Fall