PHYSICS 7D Classical Physics (2017-2018)

PHYSICS 7D Classical Physics

(Required for AE, BME, BMEP, CE, CSE, ChE, CpE, EE, EnE, ME and MSE.)
Catalog Data:

PHYSICS 7D Classical Physics (Credit Units: 4) Electricity and magnetism. Corequisite: PHYSICS 7LD and MATH 2D. Prerequisite: (PHYSICS 7C or PHYSICS 7B) and MATH 2B. Physics majors have first consideration for enrollment. Only one course from Physics 7D and Physics 5C. (Design units: 0)

Required Textbook:
. Edition, , 1969, ISBN-13 978-0321788603.

Recommended Textbook:
None
References:
None
Coordinator:
Relationship to Student Outcomes
No student outcomes specified.
Course Learning Outcomes. Students will:
Prerequisites by Topic
Lecture Topics:
  • Introduction to Maxwell Equations
  • Electrostatistics
  • Magneto Statistics
  • Electromagnetic Induction
  • Electromagnetic Waves
  • Applications of Maxwell Equations

  • Electric Charge

  • Electric Fields
  • Gauss’s Law
  • Electric Potential
  • Capacitance
  • Dielectrics
  • Currents
  • Resistance
  • DC Circuits
  • Magnetic fields
  • Magnetic Forces
  • Ampere's Law
  • Faraday's Law
  • Inductance
  • AC currents
  • EM waves
  • Physics & Society
Class Schedule:

Meets for 3 hours of lecture and 1 hour of discussion each week for 10 weeks.

Computer Usage:

none

Laboratory Projects:

none

Professional Component

Contributes toward Mathematics and Basic Science

Design Content Description
Approach:
Lectures: 0%
Laboratory Portion: 0%
Grading Criteria:

Option 1: * Quizzes: 20% * Midterm: 35%
* Final: 45% * Total: 100%

Option 2: * Instructor's Discretion: 5% * Homework: 20% * Midterm: 30%
* Final: 45% * Total: 100%

Estimated ABET Category Content:

Mathematics and Basic Science: 4.0 credit units

Computing: 0.0 credit units

Engineering Topics: 0.0 credit units

Engineering Science: 0.0 credit units

Engineering Design: 0.0 credit units

Prepared:
February 22, 2017
Senate Approved:
July 4, 2013
Approved Effective:
2013 Winter Qtr