May 18, 2024  
2023/2024 University Catalog 
    
2023/2024 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PHYS 180B - Fundamentals of Physics


Units: 3

Grading Method: LCR: Letter Grade with Cr/NC available. The grading default for the class will be letter grade, but students can opt to take it for Cr/NC

Prerequisite(s): Satisfaction of the SDSU Mathematics/Quantitative Reasoning Assessment requirement. PHYS 180A  is prerequisite to 180B. Recommended: Concurrent registration in PHYS 182B .

Electricity, magnetism, optics, and modern physics.

Maximum Credits: 3
Maximum Credit Statement: 12 units for any combination of Physics 180A, PHYS 180B, PHYS 182A, PHYS 182B, PHYS 195, PHYS 195L, PHYS 196, PHYS 196L, PHYS 197, PHYS 197L.

Note: Presented in a two-semester algebra/trigonometry based sequence. Physics 180B not open to students with credit in PHYS 196 . Biological sciences majors must complete entire sequence of PHYS 180A -180B or PHYS 195 , PHYS 196 , PHYS 197 .