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PHYS234: Physics For Life Sciences II

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Fall, Spring, Summer; 4 Credits


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Physics For Life Sciences II builds upon Physics For Life Sciences I and prerequisite knowledge in college level biology, chemistry, and mathematics to present introductory physics that will be useful for applying physical principles, insights, and problem solving approaches for students with life science majors. Content will feature the first and second laws of thermodynamics, entropy, the electric field, electric current, oscillations and waves, and optics.


Ritchie, Ken


Ritchie, Ken

Textbook(s) for Fall 2017
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