PHYSC100

General Physics for Engineers

This paper provides an introduction to the core ideas in physics. Topics covered include kinematics, mechanics, fluids, electric and magnetic forces and fields, electric circuits, optics, modern physics and relativity, taught in a problem solving context.

This paper provides an introduction to the core ideas in physics. Topics covered include kinematics, mechanics, fluids, electric and magnetic forces and fields, electric circuits, optics, modern physics and relativity, taught in a problem solving context.

Paper Information

Points: 15.0
Prerequisite(s): 14 credits at Level 2 in NCEA Mathematics or Physics, or a minimum of 8 credits at Level 3 in NCEA across Mathematics and/or Physics
Internal assessment / examination: 50:50
Restriction(s): PHYS100, APHYS111

Note: Students must gain a minimum of 40% on the final exam in order to receive a clear pass on this paper. Students who do not achieve this will receive a maximum grade of an RP.

Trimesters and Locations

Occurrence Code When taught Where taught
22A (HAM)A Trimester : 7 Mar 2022 - 3 Jul 2022 Hamilton

Timetabled Lectures for General Physics for Engineers (PHYSC100)

DayStartEndRoomDates
Mon12:00 PM2:00 PMK.G.07Mar 7 - Jun 5
Fri2:00 PM3:00 PMK.G.11Mar 7 - Jun 12

NB:There may be other timetabled events for this paper such as tutorials or workshops.
Visit the online timetable for PHYSC100 for more details


Indicative Fees for General Physics for Engineers (PHYSC100)

Occurrence Domestic International
 Tuition Resource 
22A (HAM) $926 $4428
You will be sent an enrolment agreement which will confirm your fees.
Tuition fees shown below are indicative only and may change. There are additional fees and charges related to enrolment - please see the Table of Fees and Charges for more information.

Paper Outlines

The following 2021 paper outlines are available for PHYSC100. Please contact the Faculty or School office for details on 2022 outlines.

Additional Information

Available Subjects:  Applied Physics | Engineering | Science | Software Engineering

Other available years: General Physics for Engineers - PHYSC100 (2021) , General Physics for Engineers - PHYSC100 (2020) , General Physics - PHYSC100 (2019) , General Physics - PHYSC100 (2018)

Paper details current as of : 26 October 2021 11:18am
Indicative fees current as of : 28 October 2021 4:32am

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