A non-laboratory course intended for non-science majors. It provides an introduction to the atomic nucleus and nuclear power; the periodic table, chemical bonding; meteorology and earth science; and astronomy. It is recommended that students complete this course prior to enrolling in BSC 1005, BSC 1050, or OCE 2001. (Students cannot receive credit in both this course and the former Introduction to the Physical Universe II course.)
Survey of the Physical Sciences
REA 0017 or REA 0011 or REA 0019 and MAT 0028 or MAT 0022 (completed with a grade of "C" or higher or "P" for each course) or appropriate placement test scores. Students who are not required to take the common placement test or enroll in developmental education courses do not have to satisfy prerequisites.