Principles of Physics
Principles of Physics covers fundamental principles of physics.
Includes mechanics, thermodynamics, wave phenomena, electricity and magnetism,
and selected topics from modern physics.
Algebra II, Geometry
Additional requirement for dual enrollment option:
Students may be required to have a passing score on a portion of the Virginia Placement Test (VPT), OR
one SAT score of 500 or greater OR one ACT score of 21 or greater.
Semesters Offered & Schedule Format
Block Schedule: Principles of Physics I & II
Synchronous (i.e., real time instructor led)
VCCS Designation and College Credit
- PHY 121 Principles of Physics I: 4 Credit Hours
- PHY 122 Principles of Physics II: 4 Credit Hours
- High School Code: 4510/4520
- SCED Code: 03151
Dr. Steve Rapp
Course Web Sites Links
Principles of Physics Home Page
Principles of Physics Coursesites Web Site