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Physical Science Courses offered at NICC

PHYS 1100 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. (Previously known as PHY 110) *Prerequisite: MATH 0900 or comparable proficiencies on math placement exam

PHYS 1104 PHYSICAL SCIENCE LABORATORY (1)

Laboratory course to accompany PHYS 1100. Investigations in physics, chemistry, geology, meteorology, and astronomy. (Previously known as PHY 111) *Pre/Co-requisite: PHYS 1100; Prerequisite: MATH 0900 or comparable proficiencies on math placement exam

PHYS 1200 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. (Previously known as PHY 120) *Prerequisite: MATH 1100 or consent of instructor

PHYS 1204 APPLIED PHYSICS LABORATORY (1)

Laboratory course to accompany PHYS 1200. 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. (Previously known as PHY 121) *Pre/Co-requisite: PHYS 1200; Prerequisite: MATH 0900 or comparable proficiencies on math placement exam.

PHYS 2900 SPECIAL TOPICS (1-3)

(Previously known as PHY 290)

PHYS 2990 INTERNSHIP/PRACTICUM (3)

(Previously known as PHY 299)