General Physics Course FAQ

Below you'll find answers to most of the common questions regarding the physics department's policies and practices for Introductory Physics courses. 


 

I need to repeat a physics class but CunyFirst won't let me register since I've already taken it.

If I repeat a physics class, do I need to repeat the labs as well?

What grade do I need in a physics to be considered passing?

I took my physics classes at another CUNY - how do I get them evaluated for transfer equivalency?

I took my physics classes at another non-CUNY school - how do I get them evaluated for transfer equivalency?

The class or section I want is full - can I get an overtally?

How does the waitlist function work?

I think I have the pre-reqs for a course, but it's still not letting me register.

I know I don't have the pre-reqs for a course, but can I still take it?

I took PHYS 20700, but now I want to take PHYS 20400 instead of 20800, can I?