The principles of classical mechanics, energy and motion designed for majors in the natural sciences. Algebra and trigonometry will be used in descriptions and problems.

Three two-hour workshop sessions per week.

Students may not receive credit for both PHYS 1600 and PHYS 2000 General Physics I.

*Corequisite(s): MATH 1100 College Algebra, and MATH 1470 Trigonometry or Math ACT of 27 or higher, or permission of the instructor.*

(Normally offered each fall semester.)

PHYS 1600 Principles of Physics I (4 hours)

The principles of classical mechanics, energy and motion designed for majors in the natural sciences. Algebra and trigonometry will be used in descriptions and problems.

Three two-hour workshop sessions per week.

Students may not receive credit for both PHYS 1600 and PHYS 2000 General Physics I.

*Corequisite(s): MATH 1100 College Algebra, and MATH 1470 Trigonometry or Math ACT of 27 or higher, or permission of the instructor.*

(Normally offered each fall semester.)

Archway Curriculum: Foundational Literacies: Scientific Investigations: Natural Science Laboratory

PHYS 2000 General Physics I (4 hours)

An introduction to classical mechanics, energy and motion designed for majors in the natural sciences. Elements of calculus will be used in descriptions and problems.

Three two-hour workshop sessions per week.

Students may not receive credit for both PHYS 1600 Principles of Physics I and PHYS 2000.

*Corequisite(s): MATH 1500 Calculus for Management, Biological, and Social Sciences or MATH 1600 Calculus I or permission of the instructor.*

(Normally offered each fall semester.)

Archway Curriculum: Foundational Literacies: Scientific Investigations: Natural Science Laboratory

MATH 1100 College Algebra (3 hours)

A study of functions from algebraic, graphical, numerical and modeling perspectives. The functions are chosen from among linear, polynomial, rational, exponential and logarithmic.

*Prerequisite(s): Math ACT score of at least 21.*

(Normally offered each semester.)

Archway Curriculum: Foundational Literacies: Mathematical Problem Solving

MATH 1470 Trigonometry (2 hours)

A study of trigonometric functions, identities, equations, and their applications.

*Prerequisite(s): Math ACT score of at least 24 or a grade of "C" or better in MATH 1100 College Algebra.*

MATH 1100 College Algebra and MATH 1470 Trigonometry may be taken concurrently with the permission of the Trigonometry instructor or department chair.

(Normally offered during the last 8 weeks of each semester in an online format.)