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Physical Science Courses offered at NICC

PHY 110 PHYSICAL SCIENCE (3)

This course is a survey of the five physical sciences, dealing with matter and energy from atoms to stars. Topics in physics, chemistry, geology, meteorology, and astronomy will be studied, with the basic concepts in each discipline covered. Prerequisite: MTH 099 or comparable proficiencies on math placement exam.

PHY 111 PHYSICAL SCIENCE LABORATORY (1)

Laboratory course to accompany PHY 110. Investigations in physics, chemistry, geology, meteorology, and astronomy. Prerequisite: MTH 099 or comparable proficiencies on math placement exam. Pre- or Co-requisite: PHY 110.

PHY 120 APPLIED PHYSICS (3)

An introduction to concepts and theories of the physical universe, including motion, electricity, magnetism, light, and the fundamental constituents of matter as applied to the various programs of study. Prerequisite: MTH 110 or consent of instructor.

PHY 121 APPLIED PHYSICS LABORATORY (1)

Laboratory course to accompany PHY 120. Investigations in physics, chemistry, geology, meteorology, and astronomy. Investigates concepts and theories of the physical universe, including motion, electricity, magnetism, light, and the fundamental constituents of matter. Prerequisite: MTH 099 or comparable proficiencies on math placement exam. Pre- or Co-requisite: PHY 120.

PHY 290 SPECIAL TOPICS (1-3)

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PHY 299 INTERNSHIP/PRACTICUM (3)

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