TRNS008-20B2 (C) Bridging Two 2020

Fundamental Physics

15 points

Details:
Start Date: Monday, 20 July 2020
End Date: Sunday, 1 November 2020
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Friday, 31 July 2020
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Friday, 25 September 2020

Description

The course covers basic concepts in the areas of Mechanics, Electricity, and Magnetism, preparing students for 100-level Physical Science courses. The course provides experience in theoretical and practical Physics, develops relevant practical and reporting skills, and helps students develop the skills and attitudes necessary for successful problem solving, investigation, and enquiry in Physics. The course will help students develop an appreciation of Physics as a human activity with applications and technological developments relevant to the lives of everyday people.

Pre-requisites

Subject to approval of the Programme Manager.  Students enrolling in this course need familiarity with algebra.  Recommended course TRNS007 or
BRDG016.

Restrictions

FOUN060, BRDG024

Timetable 2020

Students must attend one activity from each section.

Lab A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Wednesday 15:00 - 17:00 Ernest Rutherford 313 Physics Lab 20 Jul - 30 Aug
7 Sep - 18 Oct
Tutorial A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Thursday 13:00 - 14:00 Psychology - Sociology 210 20 Jul - 30 Aug
7 Sep - 18 Oct
Tutorial B
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Thursday 16:00 - 17:00 Ernest Rutherford 225 20 Jul - 30 Aug
7 Sep - 18 Oct
Workshop A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Monday 09:00 - 10:00 Jack Erskine 315 20 Jul - 30 Aug
7 Sep - 18 Oct

Course Coordinator

For further information see Student Transitions and Engagement on the departments and colleges page

Assessment

Assessment Due Date Percentage  Description
Homework Assignments x 6 10%
Lab Report 1 5% Week 4
Mechanics Test 30% Week 6
Lab Skills 5% Week 9
Lab Report 2 5% Week 10
Exam 45%

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $777.00

International fee $3,375.00

* Fees include New Zealand GST and do not include any programme level discount or additional course related expenses.

For further information see Student Transitions and Engagement on the department and colleges page.

All TRNS008 Occurrences

  • TRNS008-20B1 (C) Bridging One 2020
  • TRNS008-20B3 (C) Bridging Three 2020 - Not Offered
  • TRNS008-20B3 (D) Bridging Three 2020 (Distance) - Not Offered
  • TRNS008-20B2 (C) Bridging Two 2020
  • TRNS008-20B2 (D) Bridging Two 2020 (Distance)