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PHY 302K : General Physics: Technical Course-Mechanics, Heat and Sound (Online)

Texas Common Number : PHYS 1301

Course Description

3 college credit hours

This online physics course puts an emphasis on questions of numerical physics. The mathematics required involves only standard algebra and some trigonometry. Topics covered include dynamics, gravitation, linear momentum, vibrations and waves, sound, heat, the second law of thermodynamics, and much more.

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Official UT Austin Course Description
Noncalculus technical course in physics.

Approval of the University Extension advisor.

Students should contact the University Extension advisor with any questions about prerequisites or placement in our courses. All students should contact their academic advisor with any questions about how this course fulfills their degree requirements.

Graded Assessments
14 assignments
2 exams (taken at approved testing site)

Textbook(s) and Materials
Giancoli, Douglas C. Physics: Principles with Applications, Volume 1, 6th ed. Prentice Hall, 2005.
ISBN 0-13-035256-X

(If you plan to take both PHY 302K and 302L, you may order both Volume 1 and Volume 2 in a single textbook: ISBN 0-13-060620-0)

Course Fees (exam proctoring fees may apply and are not included)


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