Physics 1 (Regular) (PHYS1001)

UNIT OF STUDY

This unit of study is for students who gained 65 marks or better in HSC Physics or equivalent. The lecture series contains three modules on the topics of mechanics, thermal physics, and oscillations and waves.

Further unit of study information

Classes

Three 1-hour lectures, one 3-hour laboratory per week for 9 weeks and one 1-hour tutorial per week.

Assessment

3 hour exam plus laboratories, assignments and mid-semester tests (100%).

Textbooks

Young & Freedman. University Physics. 13th edition, with Mastering Physics, Addison-Wesley. 2012. Course lab manual.

Faculty/department permission required?

No

Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

HSC Physics with a minimum mark of 65

Assumed knowledge: HSC Physics

Prohibitions

PHYS1002, EDUH1017, PHYS1901

Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.