Physics & Computer Science

PC131: Mechanics

Calculus-based course, which introduces basic principles of physics. Detailed topics covered: one-dimensional motion, vectors, motion in two and three dimensions, force and motion, kinetic energy and work, potential energy, conservation of energy, collisions and momentum, rotational motion, simple harmonic motion, torque, angular momentum, and gravitation.

Lecture/Discussion: 3, Lab: 2 (biweekly)

Credit: 0.50

Prerequisite: OAC or Grade 12U Physics or Advanced Functions and Introductory Calculus

Co-requisite: MA110* or MA103 or MA105

Exclusion: PC100*, PC110*, PC141, PC151, PC161, SC100

Section Information
Section Days Times Room Instructor
Lecture A MWF - Dr. Marek Wartak
Lecture L1 M -
Lecture L2 M -
Lecture L3 M -
Lecture L4 T -
Tutorial T1 F -
Tutorial T2 F -