Teacher in Charge: Dr M. HarveyRecommended Prior Learning
To study physics you need a good understanding of mechanics, electricity and mathematics. It , in particular algebra. It would be a good idea to have achieved 14 credits in science, although if you are willing to work hard and study you may still be able to join the course.
If you have any questions, Dr. Harvey is the point of contact.
The study of nature and the properties of matter and energy, level 2 Physics explores the theories and principles involved in the physical world, in all its glory. We try to understand how the universe behaves so we can make predictions about our world.
Topics you will learn about include:
All students experience using experimental data to explore and analyze the relationship between physical properties in the universe. Like the conservation of momentum!
By the end of the course, you will know about the principles of
If you are interested in trying to understand the physical world through experiment then this is your subject.
Revision of Mathematics
Motion including Kinematic Equations
Energy and Momentum
Practical Investigation into a non-linear relationship
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