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.
|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|
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|24A (HAM)||A Trimester : 26 Feb 2024 - 23 Jun 2024||Hamilton|
|24X (HNU)||X Teaching period : 26 Feb 2024 - 14 Jul 2024||Hainan University, Haikou, China|
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