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

Week Of

Wednesday

Friday

January 8

Intro/WP
Course Handout

WordPress, Unit 1
Bring your own laptops!
Instructions

January 15

Unit 1 Three Six
WP Site Due:
Requirements

Unit 1

January 22

Unit 2 Three Six
HW/Links 1 Due

Unit 2

January 29

Unit 2

Unit 3 Three Six
HW/Links 2 Due

February 5

Unit 3

Unit 4 Three Six
HW/Links 3 Due

February 12

Unit 4

Unit 4

February 19

Unit 4

Unit 5 Three Six
HW/Links 4 Due

February 26

Unit 5

Unit 5

March 5

Spring Break

Spring Break

March 12

Unit 5

Unit 5

March 19

Unit 6 Three Six
HW/Links 5 Due

Unit 6

March 26

Unit 6

Good Friday

April 2

Unit 6

Unit 7 Three Six
HW/Links 6 Due

April 9

Unit 7

Unit 7
Oral reports by Friday

April 16

Unit 7
Paranormal Stuff
HW/Links 7 Due
Article Link

Unit 8 Three Six

April 23

Unit 8

Unit 9
Written reports due by Friday

Late Work/Re-Submit Deadline

April 30

 

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