PHYS 201 Introduction to Electricity and Magnetism
4 semester hours
Electrostatics. Current, resistance, and D.C. circuits. Magnetism. Induced electromotive force. Electric and magnetic properties of matter. Maxwell’s equations. Laboratory experiments pertaining to electricity and magnetism. Coulomb’s Law, static electricity, electric field plotting, circuits, charge/mass ratio for electron.
Lecture, 3 hours; Laboratory, 2 hours.
Prerequisites: PHYS 101 ; MATH 132 or concurrent enrollment.
University Core fulfilled: Flag: Quantitative Reasoning.