PHY 151 - Energy and the Environment

Overview

Description

Energy as a physical concept: various forms of energy, conservation of energy, heat and thermodynamics, energy from fossil fuels, electrical energy and its generation, solar energy, nuclear energy. The environmental effects of the generation of energy: air pollution, global warming, nuclear radiation in the environment.

Typically Offered

Fall, Spring

Academic Career

Undergraduate

Requirement Designation

Required Core - Life and Physical Sciences

Credits

Minimum Units

3

Maximum Units

3

Academic Progress Units

3

Repeat For Credit

No

Components

Name

Laboratory

Hours

1

Name

Lecture

Hours

2

Requisites

None

Course Schedule

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