Level 3 Physics
Teacher in Charge: Mr R. Casey
Level 3 Physics continues the work covered in level 2. Topics covered are Measurement and Uncertainty, Mechanics, and Light and Waves. In June students can opt to study either Electricity and Electromagnetism external assessment, or an applied aspect of Physics as an internal assessment. Level 3 Physics is an approved subject and is necessary for students intending to take Engineering at tertiary level. It is highly recommended for students wishing study Medicine.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
Hard cover 2B8 note book
Recommended Prior Learning
Minimum of 12 credits in Level 2 Physics. Students should be taking a Level 3 Mathematics course.
Total Credits Available: 23 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 7 credits.
Term: 3, Week: 7
Term: 2, Week: 5
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 23
Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.