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Course Description

The study of Physics is constructed around using qualitative and quantitative models, laws, and theories to better understand matter, forces, energy, and the interaction among them.

Physics seeks to explain natural phenomena, from the subatomic world to the macrocosmos, and to make predictions about them.

Course Content:

Topic 1: Motion and Relativity
Topic 2: Electricity and Magnetism
Topic 3: Light and Atoms

Assessment Type & Weighting

Investigations Folio  30%
Skills and Applications Tasks 40%
Examination  30%

Semester Offered

Full Year


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