PHYS1030 Physics Bridging Unit
- 6 points
|Semester 1||UWA (Perth)||Face to face|
|Semester 2||UWA (Perth)||Face to face|
- Details for undergraduate courses
- This unit covers mechanics, electricity and magnetism, waves and experimental method.
- Students are able to develop skills in critical thinking about physical situations, problem solving, quantitative analysis and experimental technique.
- Indicative assessments in this unit are as follows: (1) assignments; (2) laboratory classes; and (3) tests. Further information is available in the unit outline.
Supplementary assessment is not available in this unit except in the case of a bachelor's pass degree student who has obtained a mark of 45 to 49 overall and is currently enrolled in this unit, and it is the only remaining unit that the student must pass in order to complete their course.
- Unit Coordinator(s)
- Dr John McFerran (S1) and Professor Frank Van Kann (S2)
- Unit rules
- Mathematics Methods ATAR
Mathematics Specialist ATAR
WACE Mathematics Specialist 3A/3B
WACE Mathematics Specialist 3C/3D
MATH1721 Mathematics Foundations: Methods
MATH1722 Mathematics Foundations: Specialist
- a scaled score greater than
equal to 50 per cent in Physics ATAR
WACE Physics 3A/3B
PHYS1001 Physics for Scientists and Engineers
PHYS1002 Modern Physics
- Enrolled students can access unit material via the LMS (Learning Management System).
- The availability of units in Semester 1, 2, etc. was correct at the time of publication but may be subject to change.
- All students are responsible for identifying when they need assistance to improve their academic learning, research, English language and numeracy skills; seeking out the services and resources available to help them; and applying what they learn. Students are encouraged to register for free online support through GETSmart; to help themselves to the extensive range of resources on UWA's STUDYSmarter website; and to participate in WRITESmart and (ma+hs)Smart drop-ins and workshops.
- Books and other material wherever listed may be subject to change. Book lists relating to 'Preliminary reading', 'Recommended reading' and 'Textbooks' are, in most cases, available via the Booktopia Textbook Finder, which has the functionality to search by course code, course, ISBN and title, and may also be posted or available at the appropriate school's administrative offices. Where texts are listed in the unit description above, an asterisk (*) indicates that the book is available in paperback.