Academic Catalog 2020-2021

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Physical Science (PHSC)

PHSC 101 — Physical Science I   3 credit hours

Explores basic concepts in physics including motion, gravitation, energy transformation, heat, waves, sound, light, and electricity. Emphasizes graphic and algebraic solutions in problem solving. Comparable to Nunez course PHSC 1000/1100. Only one may be taken for credit at Nunez.

PHSC 1000 — Physical Science   3 credit hours

This course introduces the basic principles and general concepts in physics and chemistry, with practical applications to everyday life.

Schedule type: Independent Study, Lecture, Web

PHSC 1100 — Physical Science I Lab   1 credit hour

This accompanying laboratory course uses hands-on activities, internet activities, and a project to introduce basic concepts of chemistry and physics. Lab fee Co-requisite: PHSC 1000

Co-requisite(s): PHSC 1000

Schedule type: Independent Study, Laboratory, Web

PHSC 1200 — Physical Science II   3 credit hours

This course introduces the basic principles and general concepts of earth science and astronomy, with practical applications to everyday life.

Pre-requisite(s): MATH 1100

Schedule type: Independent Study, Lecture, Web

PHSC 1300 — Physical Science II Lab   1 credit hour

This accompanying laboratory course involves hands-on activities, internet activities, and a project to introduce basic concepts of earth science and astronomy. Lab fee Co-requisite: PHSC 1200

Co-requisite(s): PHSC 1200

Schedule type: Independent Study, Laboratory, Web