Level 3 Physics

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr T. Hill

Recommended Prior Learning

To be accepted for this course students must have earned 14 or more credits from Level 2 Physics, or HOF/TIC (Head of Faculty/Teacher in Charge) approval.

Level 3 Physics covers:  

Modern Physics - nuclear binding energy, the photoelectric effect, and atomic spectra. Electricity and Electromagnetism - capacitors, inductors, and AC electricity 

Mechanics - translational motion, circular motion, rotational motion, and simple harmonic motion 

Physics relevant to a selected context - investigate how physics applies to a real-world context.

Waves - diffraction gratings, physics of music, and the Doppler Effect.