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Brita Nellermoe

Adjunct Professor
Office
OWS 162
Phone
(651) 962-5347
Toll Free
(800) 328-6819, Ext. 2-5347
Fax
(651) 962-5209
Mail
Mail Stop OWS 153
2115 Summit Ave.
St. Paul, MN 55105-1080

Summer 2018 Courses

Summer 2018 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
PHYS 109 - 01 General Physics I M T W R F - - 0830 - 1200 OWS 169

Days of Week:

M T W R F - -

Time of Day:

0830 - 1200

Location:

OWS 169

Course Registration Number:

30065 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

4 Credit Hours

Instructor:

Brita L. Nellermoe

This course and its continuation PHYS 110 serve as a two-semester introduction to classical and modern physics. Applications are chosen that focus on the life sciences. Topics include principles of classical mechanics: description of motion, force, torque and rotational motion, energy, momentum and their conservation, fluid mechanics; thermodynamics. The course meets three times a week for two consecutive periods consisting of integrated lecture, discussion and laboratory. Prerequisite: Math placement at a level of MATH 111 or above. NOTE: Students who receive credit for PHYS 109 may not receive credit for PHYS 111.

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Fall 2018 Courses

Fall 2018 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
PHYS 101 - L01 Physics for Liberal Arts I - T - R - - - 0800 - 1135 OWS 168

Days of Week:

- T - R - - -

Time of Day:

0800 - 1135

Location:

OWS 168

Course Registration Number:

40280 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

4 Credit Hours

Instructor:

Brita L. Nellermoe

Intended for non-science majors; treats fundamental principles of physics and their application to familiar phenomena, stressing qualitative understanding. The course will survey topics from mechanics, fluids, temperature and heat, oscillations, waves and sound, light and optics, and properties of matter. The course consists of lecture, discussion and laboratory. This course is designed especially for elementary education majors. It is not intended for students who have had high school physics. Prerequisite: Three years of high school mathematics NOTE: Students who receive credit for PHYS 101 may not receive credit for PHYS 109 or 111.

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PHYS 104 - 52 Astronomy/Lab - T - - - - - 1330 - 1510 OWS 166

Days of Week:

- T - - - - -

Time of Day:

1330 - 1510

Location:

OWS 166

Course Registration Number:

41746 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

0 Credit Hours

Instructor:

Brita L. Nellermoe

Introduction to physical principles and their application to astronomy for non-science majors. Emphasis is on comprehension of ideas and principles. Topics include the motions of the sun, moon, stars and planets; properties of the solar system; the stars including giants, dwarfs, pulsars and black holes; nebulae, galaxies and quasars; cosmology and life. The course consists of lecture, discussion and laboratory. Prerequisite: Three years of high school mathematics

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J-Term 2019 Courses

J-Term 2019 Courses
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