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STEM 531. Physics for the P-6 Classroom

Credits: 3.0
Department: Physics
Description: Physics topics from mechanics, thermodynamics, waves and sound, electricity and magnetism, and optics. Problem solving and laboratory skills for the P-6 classroom.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Odd Summer
Grading Method: ABCDF
Lab: Lab
Permissions: Permission of instructor

Student Learning Outcomes

1. Describe motion (kinematics) using quantitative vocabulary.
2. Apply Newton's laws to mechanical systems.
3. Solve dynamics problems using energy and momentum concepts.
4. Manipulate and control electric and magnetic forces.
5. Analyze basic electric circuits.
6. Verify properties of light.

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