AP PHYSICS C (Mechanics)

Course ID: 607403
 
Open to grades: 11 - 12
 
UC/CSU eligibility: This course is approved for “D” Lab Science credit
 
Prerequisites: Grade of B or better in Honors Pre-Calculus and concurrent enrollment in AP
 
This Calculus based course prepares students for the AP Physics C (Mechanics) exam. The course will thoroughly cover Mechanics, including projectile motion, forces, momentum, gravity, work, energy, and oscillating motion. This is vital subject matter for engineering, medical, or science research careers. This is a very fast moving curriculum, and it requires good problem solving and math skills. All AP students are expected to sign up for and take the AP Physics exam in May.