Nov 30, 2023  
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalogue 
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalogue Archived Catalogue

PHY 106 - Physics of Sailing

Application of physics principles to sailing. Topics include kinetics, vectors, Newtonian mechanics, and fluid mechanics. Basic keelboat sailing is taught in the laboratory component, leading to American Sailing Association ASA 101, certification. Three lecture and two laboratory hours each week. Fee required.

Credit Hours: 4

Prerequisite or Corequisite Courses: MAT 111 
Course Repeatability: Course may not be repeated. Maximum Repeatable Hours: 4

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