13 Physics (13PHY)

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Lindis Chetwynd

Recommended Prior Learning

Entry Requirements

Level 2 Physics 12 credits including one external or good Level 2 Maths

13 Physics

This course leads to tertiary study in Physics and other areas. It is desirable that you have good Maths skills.

Course Components

  • Develop physics skills to a higher level
  • Understand and use the special language of physics
  • Incorporate uncertainties in practical work and conclusions
  • Study linear and rotational mechanics, electromagnetism, waves and atomic physics
  • A self-directed extension standard is available

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