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

Week Of

Wednesday

Friday

January 7

Intro/WP
Course Handout

WordPress, Unit 1
Bring your own laptops!
Instructions

January 14

Unit 1 Three Six
WP Site Due:
Requirements

Unit 1

January 21

Unit 1

Unit 1
HW/Links 1 Due

January 28

Unit 2 Three Six

Unit 2

February 4

Unit 2

Unit 3 Three Six
HW/Links 2 Due

February 11

Unit 3

Unit 4 Three Six

February 18

Unit 4
HW/Links 3 Due

Unit 4

February 25

Unit 4

Unit 4

March 4

Spring Break

Spring Break

March 11

Unit 4

Unit 5 Three Six

March 18

Unit 5
HW/Links 4 Due

Unit 5

March 25

Unit 6 Three Six
HW/Links 5 Due

Unit 6

April 1

Unit 6

Unit 6

April 8

Unit 7 Three Six
HW/Links 6 Due

No Class
Oral reports by Thursday Morning

April 15

Unit 7

Good Friday

April 22

Unit 7
Paranormal Stuff

THOM 106

Unit 7/8?

THOM 106

April 29

Final Exam 2:30-4:30
THOM AUD

Final Review

 

Unit 8 Three Six
THOM 106
HW/Links 7 Due
Article Link

Unit 8
THOM 106
Written reports due by Friday

Late Work/Re-Submit Deadline


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