PHYS 1201 – Classical Physics I
(3 credits – TG) 3 hours lecture, 1 hour tutorial, 2 hours lab
This course provides an introduction to Newtonian point mechanics. The topics covered include: vectors, motion in one and two dimensions including circular motion, forces, work and energy, impulse and momentum, and torque and angular momentum. Laboratory exercises provide further insight into these topics.
Prerequisite: Mathematics 30-1 or equivalent with a grade of 60% or higher.