Explores the fundamental laws which govern the universe. Presents overview of basic ideas and contemporary research in physics. No science prerequisites. Knowledge of elementary algebra required. Includes Laboratory. Class Notes: First register for one laboratory section (M002 - M010); then lecture section M001 will auto-enroll. See the class note before section M001 for important registration information. Enrollment Requirements: Prereq: PHY 101 or 211 or AP Physics B exam score min 3 or AP Physics C (Mech) exam score min 3.