Energy, Force and Motion

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Course No: PHYS.5010-031; SIS Class Nbr: 14869

Course Description

An introduction to the most fundamental area of physics: the nature of motion, what affects it, and how it is measured. We examine Newton's laws, including the law of gravity, and how forces produce acceleration The course also examines the nature of energy - potential and kinetic - and how it relates to motion and forces. We will concentrate on how to analyze physical situations and solve the basic equations of motion. This course is intended to help teachers develop their understanding of the physics of motion.

Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor

  • Prerequisites: CSCE Graduate Restrictions
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  • Credits: 3;
  • Instructor: Arthur Mittler
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When Offered & Tuition

  • Online Course
  • Fall 2016: Sep 01 to Dec 03
  • Course Level: Graduate
  • Tuition: $1410
  • Note: There is a $30 per semester, nonrefundable registration fee for credit courses.

Related Programs: M.Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction: Science Education Option

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