This course emphasizes the questions of numerical physics. The course is designed for students who do not intend to do further work in natural sciences; the mathematics required involves only standard algebra and some trigonometry. Topics covered include electric charges, fields, and energy, along with magnetism, electromagnetic waves, early quantum theory, nuclear physics and radioactivity.
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This course is independent study and is self-paced. Students have five month upon registration in which to complete all coursework. Exams must be taken in a proctored location, with arrangements to be made by the student. Exam proctoring fees vary by site and are not included in the course fee.
Graded Assessments and Learning Modules
5 learning modules
2 exams (taken at approved testing site)