course   descriptioN



PHYS 122       (3-0-3)             General Physics (2) for Biological and Premedical Sciences

Magnetism and electromagnetic induction, alternating current, atomic nature of matter, X-rays,

the nucleus and radioactivity, geometrical optics, the eye and vision, optical instruments,

wave optics, microscopes and their uses, spectrophotometry.


Prerequisites: PHYS 121.


Text: Giancoli, Physics: Principles with Applications.