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
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
12PY2 - Supplementary costs: Approx $45
Achieved in the L1 Mechanics External, Achieved in one other External from the 11PY1 course and Achieved in 91027 Algebra External AS in 2017
A student coming from the 11SI1 course must have gained a ‘Merit’ grade in the ‘Mechanics’ External AS, an Achieved in one other Level 1 Science
External AS, and Achieved in 91027 Algebra External AS in 2017
OR HoD approval
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.
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