Physics

PHY 101, 103, 111, 118, 121, 131, 141: general physics course. PHY 103 has a prerequisite; see course descriptions.

PHY 171, 172, 173, 174: physics sequence for students who have had mathematics courses that include trigonometry. MTH 151 or equivalent is strongly encouraged but not required as a prerequisite. PHY 172 is a prerequisite to PHY 171. Concurrent registration in the laboratory course (173 with 171 and 174 with 172) is required.

PHY 181, 182, 183, 184: calculus co-requisite course recommended for science, computer science, and engineering majors. Freshmen should enroll in PHY 181F, 182F. There is no physics prerequisite for 181, although concurrent registration in, or completion of, laboratory course PHY 183 is required. See course descriptions.

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