Physics 232 is the follow-up course to 231. It is a non-calculus-based general physics class, recommended for a variety of majors, such as those pursuing a pre-med education. Topics include: electromagnetism, circuits, optics, quantum physics, nuclear physics and a brief coverage of elementary particle physics and astrophysics.


7:00 PM Lecture:

Scott Pratt,

Cyclotron Laboratory, #204

(517) 333-6438

4:10 PM Lecture:

Jon Pumplin,

Physics & Astronomy, #127

(517) 355-9275

Help Room Staff


Tanya Barabash, William Pratt, Alexander Volya 

More information:

1. Handouts, includes general information and grading criteria

2. Course calendar

3. Formula sheets, same sheets as handed out in class.

4. Using CAPA, MSU's computer-based homework system

5. Link to the CAPA web entry page for homework.

6. Lecture Notes, List of web-available notes, developed as class progresses.

7. Grading Criteria

These links can be reached by clicking the images on the left.

Physics and Astronomy home page