Year 13 Physics
Teacher in Charge: Mrs A. Herbert
This course can run as a semester or full year option
Who is this subject intended for:
Satisfactory performance in Level 2 Physics
What you will learn in this subject:
Students are given opportunities to develop investigative, research and critical thinking skills
○ Data Analysis
○ Nuclear Physics
Where this subject will lead:
Science courses at university level e.g. Medical Sciences, Engineering, Agribusiness and Aerospace, NZ Defence Forces etc.
Recommended Prior Learning
What you need to be able to do and know to achieve in this subject:
To achieve in this subject students would have completed Level 2 Physics.
Principles studied in Level 2 are covered in greater depth with some new topics e.g. Modern Physics. The course will include an extended practical investigation.