The list below includes all the texts that are currently being used at the Alexandria campus. Some instructors may from two different textbooks, others may elect to use their own notes. Students must contact their section instructors to determine which one of the alternatives will be used.
Physics 101 – 102
Conceptual Physics by Hewitt, 12 Ed., Pearson
Physics 201 – 202
Physics: Principles with Applications by Giancoli, 7Ed., Pearson or
College Physics by OpenStax (2012)
Lab Manual for Physics 201 – 202 by Walter Wimbush (2015)
Note: Contact your instructor to check which of the two textbooks will be used in your course sections.
Physics 150 Elements of Astronomy with Laboratory
Explorations: an Introduction to Astronomy by Arny & Schneider, 7Ed.
Physics 231 – 232 – 243
University Physics by Young and Freedman, 13 Ed, Pearson
Lab Manual for Physics 231 – 232 by Walter Wimbush (2015)
This is finals week for the Spring 2015 semester. Faculty are no longer obliged to hold office hours. Until Fall 2015 semester begins, the best way to contact your instructor is via email.