Academic Calendar - 2021 ARCHIVE

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2021ARCHIVE
Western Main Campus

Physics 1501A/B


A calculus-based laboratory course for students intending to pursue further studies in science, particularly the physical sciences. Newton's laws, energy, linear momentum, rotations and angular momentum, gravitation and planetary motion.

Antirequisite(s): Physics 1021, Physics 1101A/B, Physics 1201A/B, Physics 1401A/B, the former Physics 1028A/B, the former Physics 1301A/B.

Prerequisite(s): Grade 12U Physics (SPH4U); Grade 12U Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U) or Mathematics 0110A/B. Corequisite(s): Calculus 1000A/B or Calculus 1500A/B or Numerical and Mathematical Methods 1412A/B. The former Applied Mathematics 1412A/B or the former Applied Mathematics 1413 can be used in place of Numerical and Mathematical Methods 1412A/B.

Extra Information: 3 lecture hours, 3 laboratory/tutorial hours. Note: This course, together with Physics 1502A/B, is a suitable prerequisite for all modules in the Faculty of Science, for all modules offered by the basic medical science departments and for professional schools having a Physics requirement.

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

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