Department of Physics, Engineering Physics & Astronomy

Department of Physics, Engineering Physics & Astronomy
Department of Physics, Engineering Physics & Astronomy

Electricity and Magnetism (APSC 112)

Course Information:

Instructors: Prof. Stotz (Coordinator), Prof. Narayanan, Prof. Morelli
https://moodle.queensu.ca
Next Session: Winter 2017
Prerequisites: APSC 111 and APSC 171 (Calculus I)

Description:

This course continues from APSC 111 to introduce electricity and further develop fundamental ideas of mechanics in the context of engineering applications. Lecture topics include: oscillations and waves, electrical charge, electrical current and resistance, EMF, D.C. circuits and electrical measurements, electric field and potential, magnetic fields and their origin, and electromagnetic induction.

Recommended text: The text for APSC 111 and 112 is a custom text available from the bookstore. It is an abridged version of University Physics, with Modern Physics 13th edition, by Young and Freedman.

Lecture: 3, Lab: 0, Tutorial: 0.5

Academic Units

Mathematics: 0
Natural Sciences: 31
Complementary Studies: 0
Engineering Science: 11
Engineering Design: 0

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