ALHS 1126 Health Sciences Physics

Prerequisite(s): Entrance exam algebraic score in accordance with approved TCSG admission score levels.

Introduces the student to the basic laws of physics with specific applications for health science students. Topics include basic Newtonian mechanics, fluid mechanics, heat and temperature, medical imaging techniques that utilize electromagnetic radiation and sound, basic principles of waves, light, and sound, basic principles of electricity and magnetism, and electrical safety.