PHYS 211 General Physics II

4 credits, Fall and Spring

Introduces the fundamentals of electricity, magnetism, and optics. Topics include electrostatics, Ohm's law, magnetic fields, Faraday's law, AC circuits, Maxwell's equations, wave motion, geometrical optics, diffraction, and interference. Algebra provides the mathematical basis for problem-solving. Laboratory included.

Prerequisite(s): A grade of "C" or better in PHYS 210