Department of Physics, Engineering Physics & Astronomy

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

Introductory Physics (PHYS 117)

Course Information:

Instructor: Prof. Topper, Prof. Singh (Co-ordinator)
Next Session: FW 2017
www.queensu.ca/physics-117-introductory-physics-current-notices

Prerequisites: 4U Physics is recommended
Exclusions: PHYS 104, PHYS 106, PHYS 118

Schedule/Format: 3 lecture hours per week, a 3 hour laboratory roughly every second week, and access to tutorials throughout the terms. A full (2-term) course.

Description:

An alegebra-based course dealing with basic physics concepts,  including dynamics, fluids, waves, electromagnetism, and basic optics. Emphasis is placed on the development of problem-solving skills through the use of Mastery based course delivery. PHYS 117 includes a required lab component.

 

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