PHYS 100 :: Concepts of Physics-A Survey
Fall 2012 @Hawaii CC - UH Center at West Hawaii

CRN: 17629 (E. HI), 17630 (W. HI)
Credit Hours: 3
Instructor: Joe Wilcox
(808) 322-4869 (Ph)
(808) 322-4855 (Fax)
Course URL:
Instructional Mode: ITV
Dates: 08/20/2012 - 12/12/2012
12:30pm- 1:45pm
Origination Site: West Hawaii
Receive Sites: HawCC
Course Prerequisites: PreReq: Eng 21 or Eng 22 or ESL 15 or placement in Eng 100 or placement in Eng 102; and Math 22 or placement in Math 26
Course Description: Students learn the concepts and methods of modern physics. Emphasis on comprehension of the scientific approach to problem solving and understanding of fundamentals of physics in motion, forces and energy, heat and sound, structure of matter, electricity and magnetism, light and relativity. Course designed for liberal arts students and as preparation for mathematics-based physics courses.
Textbooks: Conceptual Physics, 11th edition (REQUIRED)
by: Hewitt
Publisher: Pearson/Addison Wesley
ISBN-10: 0321568095
ISBN-13: 9780321568090
Additional Notes: Tests and other work will be done via the Internet; access to the Internet is required.
Updated: Wednesday, June 6, 2012 12:57:18