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2022-2023 Catalog [Archived] 
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PHYS 3B - General Physics with Calculus

5 units
4 hours lecture, 3 hours lab
Prerequisite: PHYS 3A  with a minimum grade of C
Credit, degree applicable
Transfer CSU, UC*

This course is a calculus-based survey of electricity, magnetism, light, geometric and physical optics, special relativity, and atomic and nuclear physics. This course is designed for life science majors requiring a calculus-based physics program.

Note: The maximum UC credit allowed for students completing PHYS 3A , 3B and PHYS 1A , PHYS 1B , PHYS 1C , PHYS 1D  and/or PHYS 2A , PHYS 2B  is one series.

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