Pre-Engineering

Courses

Chemistry CHE 150 - General Chemistry I
Credit Hours: 5
A first year course for science majors.  Includes measurement, atoms and molecules, chemical reactions, gas laws, thermochemistry, quantum theory, electron configurations, ionic and covalent bonding,, molecular geometry, states of matter and solutions.  Four hours lecture and a 3-hour lab per week.

CHE 151 - General Chemistry II
Credit Hours: 5
A continuation of CHE 150.  Includes topics in kinetics, chemical equilibrium, acids and bases, solubility, thermodynamics, electrochemistry, nuclear chemistry, coordination compounds, intro to organic chemistry and biochemistry.  Four hours lectures and a 3-hour lab per week.
Prerequisite(s): CHE 150

Physics
PHY 223 - Principles of Physics I
Credit Hours: 4
Introduction to classical mechanics and waves for science and pre-engineering majors. Includes laboratory.
Prerequisite(s): MAT 242

PHY 224 - Principles of Physics II

Credit Hours: 4
Electricity, magnetism, and optics. Includes laboratory.
Prerequisite(s): PHY 223

PHY 225 - Principles of Physics III
Credit Hours: 4
AC circuits, thermodynamics, elementary quantum physics. Includes laboratory.
Prerequisite(s): PHY 224

Mathematics
MAT 242 - Calculus and Analytic Geometry I
Credit Hours: 4
Analytic geometry of the line. Functions and graphs. The derivative of algebraic functions. Applications of the derivative. The indefinite and definite integral. [M1 900]
Prerequisite(s): 4 units of high school mathematics or MAT 142

MAT 243 - Calculus and Analytic Geometry II
Credit Hours: 4
Applications of integration. Analytic geometry of conics. Differentiation and integration of transcendental functions; infinite series. [M 1900]
Prerequisite(s): MAT 242

MAT 244 - Calculus and Analytic Geometry III
Credit Hours: 4
Polar coordinates. Parametric equations. Vectors and vector calculus. Partial derivatives. Multiple integrals and line integrals.
[M1 900]
Prerequisite(s): MAT 243

MAT 346 - Differential Equations
Credit Hours: 3
Introduction to differential equations; solutions of first order differential equations; solutions of homogeneous and non-homogeneous linear differential equations, differential operators, initial value equations, mathematical modeling and LaPlace transforms.
Prerequisite(s): MAT 244

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