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

Week Of

Monday

Wednesday

August 21

Intro/WP
Course Handout

WordPress, Unit 1
Bring your own laptops!
Instructions

August 28

Unit 1 Three Six
WP Site Due:
Requirements

Unit 1

September 4

Unit 2 Three Six
HW/Links 1 Due

Unit 2

September 11

Unit 2

Unit 2

September 18

Unit 3 Three Six HW/Links 2 Due

Unit 3

September 25

Unit 3
Unit 4 Three Six

No Class
HW/Links 3 Due

October 2

Unit 4

Unit 4

October 9

Unit 4
Unit 5 Three Six

Unit 5
HW/Links 4 Due

October 16

Unit 5

Unit 5

October 23

Unit 5

Unit 6 Three Six
HW/Links 5 Due

October 30

Unit 6

Unit 6

November 6

Unit 6

Unit 6

November 13

Unit 7 Three Six
HW/Links 6 Due

Unit 7
Oral reports by Friday

November 20

Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving

November 27

Unit 7
Paranormal Stuff

Unit 8 Three Six
HW/Links 7 Due
Article Link

December 4

Unit 9

Unit 9

Written reports due by Friday

Late Work/Re-Submit Deadline

December 11

 

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