Year 12 Physics
Teacher in Charge: D. Young
This course aims to develop an understanding of physics concepts in the areas of: Mechanics (movement and forces), Electrical systems, Electromagnetism, and Radioactivity; to apply this knowledge in practical and theoretical situations; and to gain familiarity with practical skills associated with physics. Physics is a prerequisite for most science careers. This course provides the opportunity to gain credits towards the numeracy requirements for University Entrance.
Students can selected to complete the internal AS91169 instead of one of the externals.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
1 x 1B5 exercise book, 1 x Graph refill, sciPAD workbooks (internal and external combo). Optional - Students wishing to have their own write-on copy of the sciPAD workbooks can purchase them through OfficeMax: Internals - ISBN No. 978-0-9922604-7-7 and Externals ISBN No. 978-0-9922604-6-0
Recommended Prior Learning
12 credits from Level 1 Science including Science 1.1 AS90940
Students will be expected to be enrolled in a Level 2 mathematics course.
Total Credits Available: 22 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.