PHYS 213: Magnetism, Waves and Optics

3 credit hours

Prerequisite: PHYS 212
Principles of magnetic and electromagnetic interactions; wave phenomena, including interference; and an introduction to geometrical optics including shadow, mirrors, and lenses. The modeling-centered, inquiry-based workshop format — integrated laboratory and lecture — emphasizes experiment, data collection and analysis, problem solving, and cooperative learning in both small and large groups.