PHYSICS 7LC Classical Physics Laboratory (2015-2016)

PHYSICS 7LC Classical Physics Laboratory

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

PHYSICS 7LC Classical Physics Laboratory (Credit Units: 1) Experiments related to lecture topics in Physics 7C. Corequisite: Physics 7C. Physics majors have first consideration for enrollment. . (Design units: 0)

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

Recommended Textbook:
Relationship to Student Outcomes
No student outcomes specified.
Course Learning Outcomes. Students will:
Prerequisites by Topic
Lecture Topics:
  • Newton’s laws of motion
  • Energy and energy conservation
  • Momentum and collisions
  • Rotational kinematics and dynamics
  • Angular momentum
  • Equilibrium
  • Universal gravitation
Class Schedule:

Meets for 2 hours of laboratory each week for 10 weeks.

Computer Usage:
Laboratory Projects:
Professional Component
Design Content Description
Laboratory Portion:
Grading Criteria:
  • Attendance: 78.75 points
  • Final Exam: 30 points
  • Total Points: 108.75
Estimated ABET Category Content:

Mathematics and Basic Science: 1.0 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

August 6, 2014
Senate Approved:
May 20, 2013
Approved Effective:
2013 Winter Qtr