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Physics
NATURAL SCIENCES DEPARTMENT

1 MECHANICS OF SOLIDS
(CAN PHYS 8)
Prerequisites: Math 265 and high school physics | Lecture: 3 hours, lab 3 hours. UC:CSU 4 UNITS
The first semester of a calculus-based introductory physics course designed for engineering and science majors. The general principles of statics and particle dynamics, harmonic motion are covered. Acceptable for credit: UCLA; CSUN: Physics 1 + 2 + 3 accepted for Physics 220A + AL or Physics 220B + BL

2 MECHANICS OF FLUIDS, HEAT, AND SOUND
Prerequisites: Physics 1 and Math 266 | Lecture: 3 hours, lab 3 hours. UC:CSU 4 UNITS
The second semester of a calculus-based introductory physics course designed for engineering and science majors. The general principles of fluids, thermodynamics and sound are covered. Acceptable for credit: UCLA; CSUN: Physics 1 + 2 + 3 accepted for Physics 220A + AL or Physics 220B + BL

3 ELECTRICITY AND MAGNETISM
(CAN PHYS 12)
Prerequisites: Physics 1 and Math 267 | Lecture: 3 hours, lab 3 hours. UC:CSU 4 UNITS
The third semester of a calculus-based introductory physics course designed for engineering and science majors. The general principles of electrostatics, electric magnetism fields, theory of circuits and electromagnetic induction are covered. Acceptable for credit: UCLA; CSUN: Physics 1 + 2 + 3 accepted for Physics 220A + AL or Physics 220B + BL

6 GENERAL PHYSICS I
(CAN PHYS 2;CANPHYS SEQ A: PHYSICS 6 + 7)
Prerequisite: Math 240 | Lecture: 3 hours, lab 3 hours. UC:CSU 4 UNITS
An introductory course in physics covering mechanics and solids, heat and sound. This course is designed for the health science majors (Environmental and Occupational Health, Physical Therapy,Radiologic Technology), Pre-medical, Pre dental, Pre-optometry, Pre-pharmacy, and Geology majors. Acceptable for credit: UCLA, CSUN: Physics 100A + 100AL

7 GENERAL PHYSICS II
(CAN PHYS 4; CANPHYS SEQ A: PHYSICS 6 + 7)
Prerequisites: Physics 6 and Math 240 | Lecture: 3 hours, lab 3 hours. UC:CSU 4 UNITS
Course is a continuation of Physics 6, covering electricity and magnetism, light and modern physics. This course is designed for the health science majors (Environmental and Occupational Health, Physical Therapy, Radiologic Technology), Pre-medical, Pre-dental, Pre-optometry, Pre-pharmacy, and Geology majors. Acceptable for credit: UCLA, CSUN: 100 + 100BL.

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