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PH1007 - Fundamental Physics

Credit points: 3
Year: 2010
Student Contribution Band: Band 4
Administered by: School of Engineering

Modern Physics: Nuclear Physics, Atomic Physics and early Quantum Physics. Fluids. Circuits. Physics of energy generation: Concepts behind various forms of energy generation including Nuclear Power, and some renewable power generation methods are covered.

Learning Outcomes

  • ability to apply knowledge to problem solving at an appropriate level;
  • laboratory and practical problem solving skills;
  • understanding of the content material.
Prerequisites: [(Senior Maths B or MA1020) and (Senior Physics or Senior Maths C)] or admission to 50110M
Inadmissible
Subject
Combinations:
PH1006

Availabilities

Cairns, Study Period 2, Internal
Census Date 26-Aug-2010
Coord/Lect: Professor Ronald White.
Workload expectations:
  • 39 hours lectures
  • 13 hours practicals
  • 25 hours workshops/Seminars - Laboratory
Assessment: end of semester exam (51%); (24%); assignments (25%).

Townsville, Study Period 2, Internal
Census Date 26-Aug-2010
Coordinator: Professor Ronald White
Lecturers: Mr John Daicopoulos, Professor Ronald White.
Workload expectations:
  • 39 hours lectures
  • 13 hours practicals
  • 25 hours workshops/Seminars - Laboratory
Assessment: end of semester exam (51%); (24%); assignments (25%).

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