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PHYS 1A GENERAL PHYSICS 5.0
Prerequisite: Math 5A.
Mechanics. Total of 72 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PHYS 1B GENERAL PHYSICS 5.0
Prerequisite: Phys 1A and Math 5A.
Oscillations and waves, gravitation, thermodynamics. Recommended enrollment in or completion of Math 5B and familiarity with a computer language. Total of 72 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PHYS 1C GENERAL PHYSICS 5.0
Prerequisite: Phys 1B and Math 5B.
Electricity and magnetism. Maxwell's equations and electromagnetic radiation and optics. Recommended enrollment in or completion of Math 5C and familiarity with a computer language. Total of 72 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PHYS 1D GENERAL PHYSICS 5.0
Prerequisite: Phys 1C and Math 5C.
Interaction of light with matter, introduction to modern physics, including relativity theory, atomic and nuclear physics. Recommended enrollment in or completion of Math 55 and familiarity with a computer language. Total of 72 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PHYS 2A GENERAL PHYSICS 4.0
Prerequisite: Math 131 or 132C.
Recommended Preparation: Math 4A or Math 8.
Classical mechanics, wave motion and thermodynamics. Total of 54 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PHYS 2B GENERAL PHYSICS 4.0
Prerequisite: Phys 1A or 2A.
Electromagnetic interaction, radiation, relativity theory, cosmology, atomic and nuclear physics, elementary particle theory. Total of 54 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PHYS 10 DESCRIPTIVE INTRODUCTION TO PHYSICS 3.0
Prerequisite: Math 125 or Math 127B or Math 128B.
Application of physics to modern life with minimum of mathematical emphasis. No credit if taken after any other college physics. Total of 54 hours lecture.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PHYS 10L DESCRIPTIVE PHYSICS IN THE LABORATORY 1.0
Prerequisite: Enrollment in or completion of Phys 10.
Laboratory investigations of physical principles with a minimum of mathematical emphasis. Total of 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PHYS 20 INDEPENDENT STUDY 2.0
Prerequisite: Enrollment in or completion of any college physics course.
Faculty-guided student research. Each topic includes library research, design and execution of the experiments and the preparation of a summary research report. Total of 108 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PHYS 31A GENERAL PHYSICS 5.0
Prerequisite: Math 5A.
Classical mechanics and thermal physics. For life sciences majors but is open to all qualified students. Total of 72 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
PHYS 31B GENERAL PHYSICS 5.0
Prerequisite: Phys 31A, Math 5B.
Electricity and magnetism, optics, and modern physics. Recommended enrollment in or completion of Math 5C. For life sciences majors but is open to all qualified students. Total of 72 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.