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2015-2017 Undergraduate Catalog 
2015-2017 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PHYS 1030 - Conceptual Physics (4)

This course is designed to present aspects of conceptual physics of interest to students in music, communications, and other artistic and non-scientific disciplines. Students will gain the ability to understand and explain physics concepts of dance and movement, musical instruments and the human voice, light and color, and electronic devices related to music and sound. There is a one 2-hour lab each week employing the use of scientific instrumentation to demonstrate and measure the physical principles of the course. This course does not count toward the minor in physics. Prerequisite(s): Two years of high school algebra or the equivalent, or a year high school algebra and one year geometry or the equivalent. Offered each semester.