Official course description: General physics intended primarily for students in liberal arts, medicine, and the biological sciences. Lecture and laboratory exercises in mechanics, heat, electricity, magnetism, optics, and modern physics. Credits 4 Prerequisites MATH 128 or equivalent, or placement test. PHYS 151 / PHYS 151L is prerequisite for PHYS 152/ PHYS 152L. Lab/Lecture/Studio Hours Three hours lecture and three hours laboratory.