PHYS 170 :: General Physics I
Fall 2013 @Kapiolani CC

CRN: 31921
Credit Hours: 4
Instructor: Herve Collin
herve@hawaii.edu
(808) 734-9265 (Ph)
(808) 734-9151 (Fax)
Instructional Mode: Online
Dates: 08/26/2013 - 12/20/2013
Course Requirements: This PHYS 170 class section (CRN 31921) is entirely ONLINE
(http://stemcourses.kcc.hawaii.edu/~herve/phys170/) and meets two days per week in a virtual classroom on M/W from 5pm-7pm (required attendance).
Course Prerequisites: Prerequisite(s):
Credit or concurrent enrollment in MATH 206.

Recommended preparation:
PHYS 100 or high school physics course
Course Description: PHYS 170 is the first semester of an introductory calculus-based course. The course will provide the students a comprehensive introduction to the principles and theories of the mechanics of particles, rigid bodies and fluids; wave motion; thermodynamics and kinetic theory.
Technical Requirements: To be successful in this course, students must (1) have full regular access to a computer and to the Internet;
(2) have basic computer skills;
(3) be able to install software;
(4) be proficient in navigating the WWW and downloading files;
(5) have a UH e-mail address and know how to attach files to an e-mail message.
Please contact the instructor via e-mail (herve@hawaii.edu) if you have any questions in this class.
Additional Notes: To be successful in this course, students must: (1) have full regular access to a computer and
to the Internet;
(2) have basic computer skills;
(3) be able to install software;
(4) be proficient in navigating the WWW and
downloading files;
(5) have a UH e-mail address and know how to
attach files to an e-mail message.

Please contact the instructor via e-mail (herve@hawaii.edu) if you have any questions in this class.
Updated: Friday, June 21, 2013 12:09:28