2017-2018 Catalog

PHY 300 Physical Science for Teachers

Prerequisite: Admission to the Liberal Studies major. Designed specifically for future elementary and middle school teachers. Emphasis on the fundamental concepts of physical science and their applications. Laboratory experiments use mostly low cost everyday objects. Topics include mechanics, fluids, heat, waves, electromagnetism, light, atoms, periodic table and chemical bonding. Three hours of lecture and three hours of laboratory per week.




Admission to the Liberal Studies major


Offered Fall, Spring, & Summer