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2016 - 2017 Undergraduate Bulletin 
2016 - 2017 Undergraduate Bulletin [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PHY 1810 - Light and Color (4)

When Offered: On Demand
GEN ED: Science Inquiry Perspective (Theme: “Physics of Self Expression”)
An introductory course intended primarily for students of the fine and applied arts as well as others interested in optical phenomena. Topics include the perception of light and color, color mixing, polarized light, photography, lasers, and holography. The laboratory will involve hands-on investigation of the properties of light using various methods including but not limited to lasers, spectrometers, lenses and mirrors, and photographic equipment. Lecture three hours, laboratory two hours.
Prerequisite: MAT 1025  or permission of the instructor. (ND Prerequisite: passing the math placement test or successful completion of MAT 0010 .)