Catalog: 2014–2015 Catalog Year
Explores vectors, rectilinear motion, particle dynamics, work and energy, momentum, rotational mechanics, oscillations, gravitation, fluids, wave properties and sound. Students must co-enroll in both lecture and lab to receive credit.
Upon successful completion of PHYS 180, the student will perform with a minimum accuracy of 80 percent, the following objective:
Linkage of course to educational program mission and at least one educational program outcome.
General Education Mission:
PHYS 180 is a general education class that promotes the development of knowledge, skills, and attitudes that will benefit students in their personal and professional endeavors.
General Education Student Learning Outcome:
Students who successfully complete PHYS 180 satisfy the General Education Student Learning Objectives of ensuring that students:
Program Mission for AA/AS degree:
PHYS 180 satisfies the A.A. /A.S. degree mission by providing academic knowledge and skills for students to successfully transfer to four year institutions in order for them to meet their higher educational goals.
Program Student Learning Outcomes for AA/AS degree:
Students who successfully complete PHYS 180 will know the subject matter to a level that is appropriate for the emphasis of their degree.