Physics 1

PHY 1200 3 Semester Hours
Course Level CPS - Undergraduate Semester
Description Offers the first semester of a two-semester introduction to calculus-based physics. Emphasizes the underlying concepts and principles. Introduces measurement, estimating, and Newtonian mechanics. Topics include kinematics and dynamics: translational motion, vectors, circular motion, gravitation, work, energy, power, momentum, and rotational motion. Introduces static equilibrium, elasticity and fracture, fluids, vibrations, and waves and sound.


Students should refer to the CPS Prerequisite Table for course prerequisite and corequisite information.


Course Sections

Section 01
CRN 40131
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Session Spring 2018 CPS Semester - Full Term
Class Meeting Dates 01/08/2018 to 04/28/2018
Instructor Scott Carlson
Schedule Monday, 5:50 pm - 8:20 pm
Campus Boston Main Campus
Course Format Traditional
Costs Course Cost: View Tuition Rates | Books: Visit NU Bookstore Site
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    Jan 8, 2018 (6- and 12-week classes)
    Feb 19, 2018 (6-week classes)

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