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.)

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 1500 Calculus for Management, Biological, and Social Sciences (4 hours)

A calculus course for non-mathematics majors. Topics include limits, continuity, differentiation, and integration with emphasis on relevant applications.

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

(Normally offered once a year.)

Archway Curriculum: Foundational Literacies: Mathematical Problem Solving

MATH 1600 Calculus I (5 hours)

An introduction to calculus of a single variable. Topics include limits, continuity, differentiation, and beginning integration with applications. Assignments are given that help build proficiency in the use of a computer algebra system.

*Prerequisite(s): Math ACT score of at least 27 or a grade of "C" or better in MATH 1470 Trigonometry or MATH 1400 Pre-Calculus. *

(Normally offered each semester.)

Archway Curriculum: Foundational Literacies: Mathematical Problem Solving