This course requires 2 options.
Level 3 Physics
The Level Three Physics Course is for students who are interested in science and wish to widen their understanding of the principles relevant in the physical world and further develop their problem solving skills.
1. Promote a view of physics as a human activity, including its applications, technological developments and relevance to the lives of people.
2. Develop student’s knowledge and understanding of physical phenomena.
3. Develop student’s skills of investigation and enquiry.
Topics that will be covered are:
Electrical Systems, Mechanics, Waves and Modern Physics
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
School access to google+ [Hangouts, Drive, gmail] and youtube.
Recommended Prior LearningA minimum of 10 credits from level 2 physics. Ideally Waves, Mechanics, Electromagnetism and Nuclear Physics should have been studied previously
Total Credits Available: 22 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 6 credits.
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 22
Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.