PHYS132 Applied Physics IIUpdated: 09 January 2019
Intensive schools are for students enrolled in Online Mode only, unless specified in the notes.
|Supervised Exam||There is a supervised exam at the end of the teaching period in which you are enrolled. The paper-based exam will be held at an established exam venue, and coordinated by UNE Exams Unit.|
|Pre-requisites||PHYS131 or PHYS121|
|Restrictions||BIOP112 or PHYS122 or PHYS122A|
The School of Science and Technology considers all practical / laboratory activities as essential to student learning.
Attendance and participation in all practical / laboratory classes (sessions) is mandatory - exemptions will not be granted without supporting evidence.
|Coordinator(s)||Stephen Bosi (firstname.lastname@example.org)|
This unit comprises two modules.
Module I will cover the basic principles and applications of Fluid Mechanics: fluid statics and fluid flow; Waves: mechanics waves, standing waves and normal modes, sound; Optics: reflection and refraction, geometrical optics, optical instruments,interference, diffraction.
Module II will cover Modern Physics: introduction to quantum theory and early quantum theory, atomic models, semiconductors and nuclear physics; Heat and Thermodynamics: thermal phenomenon, heat, heat transfer, kinetic theory, the laws of thermodynamics.
Where calculators are permitted in examinations, it must be selected from an approved list, which can be accessed from the Further Information link below.
|Materials||Textbook information will be displayed approximately 8 weeks prior to the commencement of the teaching period. Please note that textbook requirements may vary from one teaching period to the next.|
|Disclaimer||Unit information may be subject to change prior to commencement of the teaching period.|
Assessment information will be published prior to commencement of the teaching period.
|Learning Outcomes (LO)||
Upon completion of this unit, students will be able to: