12 Physics 2
Teacher in Charge: Ms S. Slabbert
•Prepare for NCEA assessment at Level 2
•Study mechanics, atomic and nuclear physics
•Carrying out a practical investigation with a non-linear mathematical relationship requiring the use of expert experimental skills.
- Demonstrate understanding of physics relevant to a selected context
Open to Year 12 and 13 students only
** The 13PY2 course does not meet the Physics entry requirements of the BE (Hons) Degree at the University of Auckland.
From 11SD1/11SB1: Achieved or above in the Mechanics Externals AS90940 and AS90937 AND if in 11MA1 - at least Achieved in 91027 (Algebra MCAT External).
From 11SI1: Gained Merit of above in the Mechanics External AS90940 and at least Achieved in one other Level 1 Science External standard AND if in 11MA1 - at least Achieved in 91027 (Algebra MCAT External)
OR HoD approval
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
12PY2 - Supplementary costs: Approx $45
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
Total Credits Available: 16 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 6 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.
Term: 2, Week: 9
Term: 3, Week: 2
Term: 4, Week: 2
Term: 2, Week: 5