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PHYS 1401 College Physics I
CIP 4008015303
Course includes a study of fundamental principles of motion, forces, energy, temperature and heat, and properties of materials. Practical applications of topics will be discussed. (4 SCH, 3 lecture, 3 lab) 
       Prerequisite: MATH 1314 or approval of the division chair.
       Required skill level: College-level reading, writing and math.

PHYS 1402 College Physics II
CIP 4008015303
Course includes a study of fundamental principles of electricity, magnetism, light, and modern physics. Practical application of topics will be discussed. (4 SCH, 3 lecture, 3 lab)
       Prerequisite: PHYS 1401 or the equivalent or approval of the division chair.
       Required skill level: College-level reading, writing and math.

PHYS 2425 Mechanics and Heat
CIP 4008015403
A calculus-based approach to the principles of mechanics and heat. (4 SCH, 3 lecture, 3 lab)
      Prerequisite: MATH 2413. May be taken concurrently with approval of the division chair.
      Required skill level: College-level reading, writing and math.

PHYS 2426 Electricity, Magnetism and Light
CIP 4008015403
A calculus based approach to the principles of electricity, magnetism, light and modern physics. (4 SCH, 3 lecture, 3 lab)
       Prerequisite: PHYS 2425 or the equivalent.
       Required skill level: College-level reading, writing and math

CTEC 1401 Applied Petrochemical Technology (Technical Physics).
CIP4103010003
Instructions in the basic principles of physics and their application to process facilities. Topics include units of measurement; gas laws; thermodynamics; temperature; pressure; and the properties of solids, liquids, and gases and how these properties relate to the operation of process equipment. (4 SCH, 3 lecture, 2 lab)
      Required skill level: College-level reading, writing and math.

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