Fundamentals of Physics I
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Online
Free
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 Online
 When:
Flexible
This course provides a thorough introduction to the principles and methods of physics for students who have good preparation in physics and mathematics. Emphasis is placed on problem solving and quantitative reasoning. This course covers Newtonian mechanics, special relativity, gravitation, thermodynamics, and waves.
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Where and when
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Flexible 
Online

What you'll learn on the course
Newtonian Mechanics  Multiple Dimensions  Newton's Laws of Motion  Kepler's Laws  
Torque  Lorentz Transformation 
Course programme
Lecture 1 Course Introduction and Newtonian Mechanics
Lecture 2 Vectors in Multiple Dimensions
Lecture 3 Newton's Laws of Motion
Lecture 4 Newton's Laws (cont.) and Inclined PlanesLecture 5WorkEnergy Theorem and Law of Conservation of Energy
Lecture 6 Law of Conservation of Energy in Higher Dimensions
Lecture 7 Kepler's Laws
Lecture 8 Dynamics of a MultipleBody System and Law of Conservation of Momentum
Lecture 9 Rotations, Part I: Dynamics of Rigid Bodies
Lecture 10 Rotations, Part II: Parallel Axis Theorem
Lecture 11 TorqueExam 1Midterm Exam
Lecture 12 Introduction to Relativity
Lecture 13 Lorentz Transformation
Lecture 14 Introduction to the FourVector
Lecture 15 FourVector in Relativity
Lecture 16 The Taylor Series and Other Mathematical Concepts
Lecture 17 Simple Harmonic Motion
Lecture 18 Simple Harmonic Motion (cont.) and Introduction to Waves
Lecture 19 Waves
Lecture 20 Fluid Dynamics and Statics and Bernoulli's Equation
Lecture 21 Thermodynamics
Lecture 22 The Boltzmann Constant and First Law of Thermodynamics
Lecture 23 The Second Law of Thermodynamics and Carnot's Engine
Lecture 24 The Second Law of Thermodynamics (cont.) and Entropy
Exam 2 Final Exam
Lecture 2 Vectors in Multiple Dimensions
Lecture 3 Newton's Laws of Motion
Lecture 4 Newton's Laws (cont.) and Inclined PlanesLecture 5WorkEnergy Theorem and Law of Conservation of Energy
Lecture 6 Law of Conservation of Energy in Higher Dimensions
Lecture 7 Kepler's Laws
Lecture 8 Dynamics of a MultipleBody System and Law of Conservation of Momentum
Lecture 9 Rotations, Part I: Dynamics of Rigid Bodies
Lecture 10 Rotations, Part II: Parallel Axis Theorem
Lecture 11 TorqueExam 1Midterm Exam
Lecture 12 Introduction to Relativity
Lecture 13 Lorentz Transformation
Lecture 14 Introduction to the FourVector
Lecture 15 FourVector in Relativity
Lecture 16 The Taylor Series and Other Mathematical Concepts
Lecture 17 Simple Harmonic Motion
Lecture 18 Simple Harmonic Motion (cont.) and Introduction to Waves
Lecture 19 Waves
Lecture 20 Fluid Dynamics and Statics and Bernoulli's Equation
Lecture 21 Thermodynamics
Lecture 22 The Boltzmann Constant and First Law of Thermodynamics
Lecture 23 The Second Law of Thermodynamics and Carnot's Engine
Lecture 24 The Second Law of Thermodynamics (cont.) and Entropy
Exam 2 Final Exam