Physics Practical

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Course Code: 
Course Credit Units: 
Semester 1
Year of Study: 
Year 1
Undergraduate or Graduate Level: 
Undergraduate Level
Course Description & Objectives: 

This is an introduction to practical physics course, intended to build a foundation and give students skills for advanced experimental work. The course consists of4 contact hours per week in the laboratory for 15 weeks. The major topics are: error analysis, mechanical analysis, electrical analysis and optical analysis. 

Learning Outcomes: 

At the end of the course the student should be able to:

  • Use standard measuring devices;
  • Analyse and interpret experimental data;
  • Develop scientific investigative skills in solving problems;
  • Write scientific reports.


Physics Practical
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