Physics for Scientists and Engineers: Mechanics

Course Description

A rigorous introduction to the physical laws that describe and explain the motion of bodies. This course requires problem solving using verbal logic, critical analysis, and mathematical models. Students investigate general scientific procedures as a quantitative interplay between experimentation and theory employing statistical methods, graphical techniques, and measurement theory.

Class Details

CRN Course Section Days Times Instructor Loc
02080 PHYS 4A 11 M·W···· 05:30 PM-07:45 PM Megan Ulbricht S34
··W···· 07:55 PM-10:45 PM Peter Ho S11

Class Materials: View textbook and/or other materials for this course available at the Bookstore.
Class Dates: This class runs from 2022-09-26 to 2022-12-16.

Footnote Information

PHYS-004A-11:Fully ON-CAMPUS. This class meets on-campus each week on scheduled days and times as noted in the class listing.

Course Details

6 Units
  • Weekly Lecture Hours: 5
  • Weekly Lab Hours: 3
Gen Ed
General Education Class
Program Status
Program Applicable
Credit - Degree Applicable
Grading Method
Letter Grading


PHYS D050. with a grade of C or better, or the equivalent (including high school Physics); MATH D001B or MATH D01BH (may be taken concurrently)
EWRT D211. and READ D211., or ESL D272. and D273.
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