L2 Physics

PHY21
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr I. Munkedal

This is the science which tries to describe the whole world. It is a practical and problem solving course involving many experiments.

Topics include: Waves, Optics, Electricity, Magnetism, Mechanics, and Nuclear Physics.


Pathway

L3 Physics

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

None


Recommended Prior Learning

AS90940, Maths 1.1 and 7 other credits in SCI11


Standards Available

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91168 v2 Physics 2.1 - Carry out a practical physics investigation that leads to a non-linear mathematical relationship
2
I
4
Y
Y
A.S. 91170 v2 Physics 2.3 - Demonstrate understanding of waves
2
E
4
Y
Y
A.S. 91171 v2 Physics 2.4 - Demonstrate understanding of mechanics
2
E
6
Y
Y
A.S. 91172 v2 Physics 2.5 - Demonstrate understanding of atomic and nuclear physics
2
I
3
Y
A.S. 91173 v2 Physics 2.6 - Demonstrate understanding of electricity and electromagnetism
2
E
6
Y
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 23 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 7 credits.