Physical Science

PHSC 1111 PHYSICAL SCIENCE (30-45-3)
Prerequisite: Regular Admission
This course introduces the fundamentals of classical physics, the solar system, and universe from a descriptive viewpoint. Topics include mechanics, temperature and heat, waves, electricity and magnetism, and astronomy. Laboratory exercises supplement class work. Computer use is an integral part of class and laboratory assignments.

PHSC 1050 APPLIED PHYSICAL SCIENCE (40-15-3)
Prerequisite: MATH 1013
Surveys the concepts and application of physical science. Emphasizes developing a vocabulary of the terminology and the ability to identify field examples. Topics include: measurement; energy; heat; temperature, wave characteristics; electricity, magnetism, and astronomy. This is a Physical Science course for diploma and technical certificate programs.