PHYS 6A — Introductory Physics 1

Course creators: Joshua Deutsch, Onuttom Narayan

This course covers elementary mechanics, vectors, Newton’s laws, inverse square force laws, work and energy, conservation of momentum and energy, and oscillations. Students will internalize the basic concepts and techniques of physics through frequent exercises, detailed lectures, and worked problems.

General Education code(s): MF

Prerequisites: Mathematics 11A or 19A or 20A or Applied Mathematics and Statistics 15A. Concurrent enrollment in course 6L required.

Type of course and Credit: Online, 5 units

Course first offered: Spring 2017