This subject requires the interpretation of physical phenomena through a study of motion in two dimensions, electricity and magnetism, light and matter, and atoms and nuclei.
Stage 2 Physics studies assume students have passed two semesters of Stage 1 Physics.
In Stage 2 Physics students use theories and mathematical models to better understand matter, forces and the interaction between them.
The study of Physics requires students to be competent in the rearrangement of formulas and the interpretation of graphs. Students must also have good literacy skills to be able to write scientific and research reports.
Student in this subject have a significant homework commitment.
Students demonstrate their learning through the following assessment types:
|School Based Assessment||Weighting|
|Skills and Applications Tasks (Tests)||40%|
Examination: 2 hour
All topics areas are assessed
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