HS Course Offerings: Science
Physics, grade 121.0 credit, Elective
Prerequisites: Algebra II recommended
Physics courses involve the study of the forces and laws of nature affecting matter, such as equilibrium, motion, momentum, and the relationships between matter and energy. The study of physics includes examination of sound, light, and magnetic and electric phenomena. To live with more joy and intelligence, one has to know the world in which one lives, no matter what the eventual career plans may be. Physics includes the study of physical mechanics, light, sound, electricity, and some nuclear physics. This is college prep lab course.