PHSC 102 — General Physical Science. 3 hours.
A broad survey course designed for students from majors that do not require any other physical science course. Major unifying themes and concepts from astronomy, chemistry, geology, atmospheric science, and physics are emphasized. Two hours lecture and two hours lab per week.
PHSC 110 — Physical Science for Elementary Teachers. 4 hours.
An introduction to physics and chemistry designed for Elementary and Early Childhood Education majors. Basic concepts applicable to the elementary school setting will be emphasized. The laboratory focuses on experiments that can be used by the teacher to illustrate the essentials of the disciplines. Laboratory safety, scientific methodology, and problem-solving are important topics. Three hours lecture, two hours laboratory. Prerequisite or corequisite: EDUC 150.