Level 2 Physics

12PHY
Course Description

Contact Person: M. Doblanovic

This course builds on the knowledge and skills developed in Year 11 Science or Physical Science in the areas of Mechanics (motion/energy), Light and Waves, Electricity and Electromagnetism. The course provides a good grounding for students who wish to study Year 13 Physics, or take science, medical and engineering subjects at tertiary level.



Pathway

Level 3 Physics

Contributions and Equipment

Recommended Revision booklet: $15.00


Entry Requirements

A minimum of 12 credits from 11SCI including a Merit Grade in SCI 1.1, or 8 Physics credits from 11SCP.



Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91168 v2 Physics 2.1 - Carry out a practical physics investigation that leads to a non-linear mathematical relationship
2
I
4
Y
Y
A.S. 91170 v2 Physics 2.3 - Demonstrate understanding of waves
2
E
4
Y
Y
A.S. 91171 v2 Physics 2.4 - Demonstrate understanding of mechanics
2
E
6
Y
Y
A.S. 91173 v2 Physics 2.6 - Demonstrate understanding of electricity and electromagnetism
2
E
6
Y
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.

Disclaimer

Courses are based on student choice, so some courses may not run.