Waves, thermal physics, optics, special relativity, and introduction to modern physics.

Course Details

Phscs 121 or equivalent. Calculus.
Course Outline
Module 1: Fluids
Module 2: Fluids in Motion and Waves
Module 3: Sound and Shock Waves
Module 4: Wave Interference, Standing Waves, and Beats
Module 5: Temperature and Heat
Module 6: The First Law of Thermodynamics
Module 7: Heat Engines and Entropy
Module 8: Optics and Lenses
Module 9: Optical Instruments
Module 10: Light Interference
Module 11: Resolution, Diffraction Grating, and Polarization
Module 12: Relativity
Module 13: Quantum Physics and the Atom
Module 14: Nuclear Physics