Please note, it is not necessary to complete pre-requisites at Columbia University. Students are expected to meet pre-requisite requirements prior to registration.
Physics S1201 with S1291 laboratory and Physics S1202 with S1292 laboratory constitute a complete one-year course in general physics. These courses are designed primarily for premedical and other preprofessional and liberal arts students. Each laboratory course includes ten three-hour laboratory periods.
Physics S1201 and S1202 count toward the science requirement for most Columbia University undergraduates.
The courses on this page reflect Summer 2018 offerings.
Note: Courses are subject to change at the discretion of the University.
Session D (1): May 21 - June 29
Ex.) PHYS S1201D
Session Q (2): July 2 - August 10
Ex.) PHYS 1202Q
Session X (3): May 21 - August 10
Ex:) PHYS S1202X
Note: The suffix indicates the session in which the course is offered.