12 Physics 1
Teacher in Charge: Ms S. Slabbert
•Prepare for NCEA assessment at Level 2
•Study waves and light, mechanics, electricity and magnetism
• Carrying out a practical investigation with a non-linear mathematical relationship requiring the use of expert experimental skills.
It is strongly advised that you take a Mathematics course if you are selecting Physics. Students who do not meet the criteria for a Maths course will need to be reviewed individually.
Open to Year 12 and 13 students only
From 11SD1/11SB1: At least a Merit in AS90940 AND at least an Achieved in AS90937 AND entry into a Level 2 Maths course or higher.
From 11SI1: Passed all three externals, including AS90940 at Merit or higher AND entry into a Level 2 Maths course or higher.
OR HoD approval.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
12PY1 - Supplementary costs: Approx $40
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
Total Credits Available: 23 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 7 credits.
Term: 2, Week: 7
Term: 2, Week: 4