A survey of mechanics covering vectors, kinematics, dynamics, energy, momentum, rotation, gravitation, vibrations, waves and special relativity. This course, together with PHYS 115, is particularly suitable for students going into the physical sciences or engineering.


Physics 12 (B) or BPHY 054 (B) or PHYS 104 (C-); and MATH 116 as a pre- or corequisite

Course Notes

PHYS 114 is an approved Quantitative/Analytical course for baccalaureate degrees. PHYS 114 is an approved Science course. PHYS 114 is an approved Lab Science course.

This course is equivalent to PHYS 110 and PHYS 112. Duplicate credit will not be granted for this course and PHYS 110 or PHYS 112.

Course Outlines

Please note: Course outlines of record posted may vary from the section syllabus distributed by each instructor (e.g. textbooks, assignments, timing of midterms).

Effective Term
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