College Prep. Physics includes the study of kinematics, projectile motion, Newtonian mechanics, dynamics, thermal physics, optics, vibrations, waves, electrostatics, current electricity, magnetism and Faraday’s law. Through demonstrations and lab experiments the student comes to understand the mathematical relationships that govern the way the physical universe works. There are opportunities for independent student projects.
(Prerequisite: Chemistry and Algebra II or Department Recommendation) (1 credit)