Academic Calendar - 2020 ARCHIVE

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2020ARCHIVE
Western Main Campus

Physics 1301A/B


An introductory calculus-based laboratory course in physics covering the foundational principles of kinematics, force and motion, energy, linear momentum, rotation, torque and angular momentum, gravitation, fluids.

Antirequisite(s): Physics 1021, Physics 1028A/B, Physics 1401A/B, Physics 1501A/B, the former Physics 1020, Physics 1024, Physics 1026.

Prerequisite(s): Grade 12U Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U) or Mathematics 0110A/B.

Extra Information: 3 lecture hours, 3 laboratory/tutorial hours. Note: The department recommends that students also take a concurrent course that includes Calculus. This course, together with Physics 1302A/B, is a suitable prerequisite for modules having an introductory physics requirement (including modules in the Faculty of Science, modules offered by the basic Medical Science departments, and professional schools having a physics requirement).

Course Weight: 0.50
Breadth: CATEGORY C i  
Subject Code: PHYSICS

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