Physics I

Course Number: 
PHY 1041
As Required
Physics (PHY)

This course gives the engineering technology student a thorough study of the basic principles of physics. Topics covered in this course are systems of measurement; dynamics, including motion, acceleration, forces producing motion, work, energy, and power; momentum and the conservation laws; statics, including concurrent and noncurrent forces; and fluids, including properties of gases, fluid pressure, density, buoyancy, and hydraulics. Prior successful completion of a physics course is recommended.

3 hours of lecture, 3 hours of lab per week