Introduction to Physics I
A first university physics course primarily for students not intending to pursue a Specialist or Major program in Physical or Mathematical Sciences. Topics include: classical kinematics & dynamics, momentum, energy, force, friction, work, power, angular momentum, oscillations, waves, sound.
- MAT135H1/137Y1/157Y1 recommended but may be required prerequisite in 2nd year Physics courses
- Recommended preparation
- MCV4U Calculus & Vectors/MHF4U Functions & Calculus, SPH4U Physics
['Etkina, Planinsic, and Van Heuvelen, College Physics, 2nd ed. (Pearson, 2019)']
- Breadth requirement
- Distribution requirement
http://www.upscale.utoronto.ca/Practicals/ is a good site to get a overview of the 1st year practicals.
Please note that PHY131H1/PHY151H1 or course equivalent must be done before PHY132H1.
- course title
- year of study
- 1st year
- time and location
36L: MWF 2-4, Online 20P: MW4-6pm or MW6-8pm, Online