Physics 2 (PHYS 102+L)


High School Diploma or equivalent, and Physics 1 or equivalent.

Course Description

This course introduces Solids and Fluids, Temperature and Laws Of Thermodynamics, Gas Laws, Vibrations and Waves, Simple Harmonic Motion, Light and Optics, Electricity and Magnetism, and some topics in Nuclear Physics. All topics are taught with emphasis on their applications in the health and biological sciences.

$100 credit for Textbook

Serway R, Vuille C. College Physics (2014). 10th ed. Stamford, CT: Cenage Learning; 2015.
(ISBN-10: 1-285-737-024)

The 9th Edition (2011) of the same book may also be used as a textbook for this course (ISBN-10: 0-840-062-060)

You may acquire the book from any outlet you prefer. However, for your convenience, an option is provided below:

College Physics. 10th Edition or College Physics. 9th Edition


New ISP registrants entering this Level 2 course are eligible for a $100 credit for the purchase of textbooks. For more information, please refer to our Textbook Policy.

Students who attended the Physics Level 1 at ISP will be happy to know that the same textbook is used in this class, so they don’t have to invest in additional materials.

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