Level 2 Physics
Teacher in Charge: Mr R. Casey
Level 2 Physics builds on the concepts introduced in Level 1 Science (01SPC and 01SBP). Topics include Light and Waves; Classical Mechanics a research based standard that investigates a selected applications of Physics. There is also an optional Electricity and Electromagnetism standard.
Level 2 Physics is an essential step towards studying Physics at Level 3 and tertiary level.
Waves and Light
Preparation for external exams.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
Recommended Prior Learning
Minimum of 12 credits from Achievement Standards in Level 1 Science, or 8 credits with at least one Merit. A Merit in Mechanics 90940 is recommended. A strong grounding in Mathematics is required and students should be taking a Level 2 Mathematics course. Students not meeting these requirements can also gain entry by approval from HOLA Science.
Total Credits Available: 19 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 3 credits.
Term: 3, Week: 9