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PH3019 - Electromagnetic Phenomena

Credit points: 3
Year: 2020
Student Contribution Band: Band 2
Administered by: College of Science and Engineering

Electricity and magnetism, optics - see EE4710 description.

Learning Outcomes

  • solve mathematical and numerical problems associated with the theoretical background of Electromagnetic Phenomena, including Maxwells Equations;
  • undertake laboratory work by gathering, analysing, and documenting experimental and observational data in the application of Electromagnetic Phenomena to geophysics;
  • create a formal report to communicate experimental data, results, and analysis to experimental observations.

Subject Assessment

  • Invigilated > End of semester exam - (60%)
  • Invigilated > Other exams - (10%)
  • Invigilated > Quizzes or tests - (%)
  • Non-Invigilated > Assignments - (30%).
Prerequisites: MA2000 and PH2019
PH2020 and PH2004 and EE4710


Townsville, Study Period 1, Internal
Census Date 26-Mar-2020
Coord/Lect: Assoc. Professor Daniel Kosov.
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 26 hours lectures
  • 13 hours tutorials
  • assessment and self-directed study

Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.