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

Week Of

Wednesday

Friday

January 13

Intro, Hello
Course Syllabus

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Instructions

January 20

Unit 1 Three Six
WP Site Due:
Requirements

Unit 1

January 27

Unit 1

Unit 2 Three Six
HW/Links 1 Due

February 3

Unit 2

Unit 2

February10

Unit 2

Unit 3 Three Six
HW/Links 2 Due

February 17

Unit 3

No Class

February 24

Unit 4 Three Six
HW/Links 3 Due

Unit 4

March 2

Unit 4

Unit 4

March 9

Spring Break

Spring Break

March 16

Unit 4

Unit 5 Three Six

March 23

Unit 5
HW/Links 4 Due

Unit 5

March 30

Unit 6 Three Six
HW/Links 5 Due

Unit 6

April 6

Unit 6

Good Friday

April 13

Unit 6

Unit 7 Three Six
HW/Links 6 Due

Oral book reports by 5pm

April 20

Unit 7

Unit 7
Written book reports by 5pm

April 27

Unit 7
Paranormal Stuff

Unit 8 Three Six
HW/Links 7 Due
Article Link

May 4

Final Exam 2:30-4:30

Final Review

 

 


Final Grade Target Chart

Student Websites
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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