Physics I + Lab

Universitat Politècnica de València

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Physics I + Lab

  • Host University

    Universitat Politècnica de València

  • Location

    Valencia, Spain

  • Area of Study

    Physics

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    Knowledge of:

    - Quantities, dimensions and units.

    - Vectors and vector operations (addition, subtraction, scalar product, vector product, etc.).

    - Basic mathematical skills: geometry, trigonometry, calculus (differentiation and integration), complex numbers

    Hours & Credits

  • Overview

    Applying the laws of mechanics, waves, thermodynamics and electromagnetism are studied. The laws of physics are discussed establishing relations with its applications in the field of electrical engineering and automatic. You learn to use scientific-technical language to analyze, synthesize and solve problems; in short, to work with scientific rigor. In this course scientific-theoretical bases will be useful throughout the studies and professional development are established.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.