PHYS 120: Electricity and Magnetism

Electricity and Magnetism

PHYS 120: Electricity and Magnetism

4 hrs Lecture and 2 hrs Lab

Physics 110 or 130

Mathematics 114

This is an introductory course in electricity and magnetism, including Coulomb’s Law, the electrical structure of matter, Gauss’s Law, electrical potential, capacitance and properties of dielectrics, complex DC circuits, magnetic force and magnetic fields in free space, Ampere’s Law, AC circuits, and Maxwell’s Equations.