Course Code : PHYS 101
Course Title : Physics
Weekly lecture and application hours of the course: 3-0
Course Description:An introductory course in General Physics designed for students of the Department of Agricultural Sciences, Biotechnologyand Food Science. It covers selected topics from the following areas of Physics: Fluid mechanics, Heat and Thermodynamics, Optics, NuclearPhysics with emphasis on biological effects of nuclear radiation. The course includes lectures, tutorials and lab demonstrations.
Textbooks and supplementary books:
Introductory Physics I by Robert G. Brown Duke University Physics Department Durham, NC 27708-0305
College Physics: A Strategic Approach, 2nd ed., Pearson Addison-Wesley (2009), ISBN 0-321-59549-1.
COLLEGE PHYSICS by Dr. Paul Peter Urone, California State University
Class Participation 10%,
Mid-term Examination 30%,
Final Examination 50%,