Sci-202: Science of Everyday Things
Brent Royuk, Instructor
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Course Calendar

Week Of

Monday

Wednesday

August 20

Intro/WP
Course Handout

WordPress, Unit 1
Bring your own laptops!
Instructions

August 27

Unit 1 Three Six
WP Site Due:
Requirements

Unit 1

September 3

Unit 2 Three Six
HW/Links 1 Due

Unit 2

September 10

Unit 2

Unit 2

September 17

Unit 2

Unit 3 Three Six
HW/Links 2 Due

September 24

Unit 3

Unit 4 Three Six

October 1

Unit 4
HW/Links 3 Due

Unit 4

October 8

No Class

Unit 4

October 15

Unit 5 Three Six
HW/Links 4 Due

Unit 5

October 22

No Class

Unit 5

October 29

Unit 6 Three Six
HW/Links 5 Due

Unit 6

November 5

No Class

Unit 6

November 12

Unit 6

Unit 7 Three Six
HW/Links 6 Due
Oral reports by Friday

November 19

Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving

November 26

Unit 7

Unit 7

December 3

Unit 7
Paranormal Stuff

Unit 8 Three Six
HW/Links 7 Due
Article Link
Written reports due by Friday

Late Work/Re-Submit Deadline

December 10

 

Final Exam 2:30-4:30

Final Review

 

 

 


Final Grade Target Chart

Student Websites


 

Course Topics

Unit

Topic

1

The Nature of Science

2

Color Phenomena

3

Kinetic Theory, Gas Laws, Phases of Matter

4

Phase Changes, Heat Transfer

5

Pressure, Scuba Diving

6

Gravity, Mass, Density & Weight, Buoyancy, Bernoulli's Principle, Scaling

7

Science & Religion: Creation, Evolution & The Paranormal

8

Matter Classification, Types of Crystals, Solutions and Suspensions

9

Everyday Chemistry: Rusting, Burning, Cooking & Explosions


Book Report Bibliography