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Phys 115L - LAB Physics for Life Sciences

Course Number: Phys 115L

Course Name: LAB Physics for the Life Sciences

Credits: 1 Cr

Contact information Fall/Spring: David Atwood (

PreReq: Co-enrollment or credit in Phys 115, or consent of course coordinator.

Associated courses: Phys 115

General introduction to the course

In this course, students will:

  • Apply the theoretical concepts learned in PHYS 115 in an experimental setup.
  • Learn how to set up an experiment and collect data.
  • Learn the basic tools of data analysis.
  • Learn to draw scientifically sound conclusions based on data.