- Learning to apply course materials (problem solving)
- Learning fundamental principles, generalizations, or theories
- Gaining factual knowledge

- Lagrange equations
- Hamilton equations
- Functional methods
- Canonical transformations and Hamilton-Jacobi theory
- Symmetry and conservation laws
- Perturbation theory

- Central forces
- Non-inertial reference frames
- Rigid body motion
- Small oscillations
- Relativistic mechanics
- Continuum mechanics

USU welcomes students with disabilities. If you have, or suspect you may have, a physical, mental health, or learning disability that may require accommodations in this course, please contact the Disability Resource Center (DRC) as early in the semester as possible (University Inn # 101, 435‐797‐2444, drc@usu.edu). All disability related accommodations must be approved by the DRC. Once approved, the DRC will coordinate with faculty to provide accommodations.