Request Information

Please complete the form below, and an admissions advisor will contact you shortly.


Apply Now

Ready to take the next step?

The application process is easy. We accept and review applications year-round, and qualified applicants can begin classes any month of the year, depending on your program and location.

Click Apply Now to get started on the next exciting chapter of your life!

Apply Now

PHS171 General Physics 1

Lead Faculty: Dr Nataliya V. Serdyukova

Course Description

Non-calculus based general physics course. Intended for Science majors. Study of one-dimensional and two-dimensional kinematics, dynamics, statics, work, energy, linear momentum, circular motion and gravitation.

Learning Outcomes

  • Identify and define physical quantities.
  • Explain major laws of Physics.
  • Apply laws of Mechanics to explain physical phenomena and solve problems.
  • Connect and explain contributions of scientists to the development of laws governing physical phenomena and the concepts/theories which integrate them.
  • Demonstrate your knowledge of fundamental physical principles through interpretation of everyday phenomena.
  • Apply critical analytical skills to evaluate physical phenomena and their effects; develop clarity of definition, consistency of logic and adequacy of evidence.
  • Demonstrate clear understanding of scientific method and its application to the fundamental principles governing physical universe.