This course is an algebra based physics course applicable to degree programs in scientific or non-scientific majors excluding physics/engineering majors. An introduction to physical theories covering the content areas of mechanics, fluids, sound, and thermodynamics. Knowledge of the laws of physics will help the student better understand the world and how these laws can be used to make informed decisions to improve society. Dual credit is through Missouri State University (PHY 123: Introduction to Physics- 4 MSU Credits). All tuition/fees are the responsibility of the student if they choose to enroll for dual credit. Prerequisite: Junior or Senior; Unified Science (C or higher); Geometry (C or higher); Algebra II (C or higher)*In order to qualify for dual credit, students must meet MSU