PHYS1121 Physics 1A
Weeks 1-6: Dr. Dimi Culcer and Professor Joe Wolfe
Weeks 7-12: Dr. Elizabeth Angstmann and Professor Alex Hamilton
Weeks 1-6: Dr. Maria Cunningham
Weeks 7-9: Professor Paul Curmi
Weeks 10:12: Dr. Julian Berengut
Fundamentals of Physics (Extended) 10th Edition, Halliday, Resnick & Walker, Pub. Wiley, ISBN: 9781118730232
Wiley website link to purchase any version of the textbook: http://www.wileydirect.com.au/buy/fundamentals-of-physics-10th-edition/
Physics Vol 1, Asia-Pacific Edition, R. Serway, J.Jewett, K. Wilson and K. Wilson, Pub. Cengage Learning, ISBN: 978-0170189309
Physics for Scientists and Engineers with Modern Physics, 8th Edition, Serway & Jewett, Pub. Thomson.
Dr Elizabeth Angstmann (First Year Director)
Course Description :
Assumed Knowledge: HSC Physics and Mathematics Extension 1 or equivalent. If you have not reached this level of physics and mathematics you may wish to take PHYS1111 Fundamentals of Physics before enrolling in this course.
The course syllabus is available here
6 hours per week: 3 x 1 hour lectures, 1 x 1 hour problem solving workshop, 1 x 2 hour laboratory period
Students MUST pass the final examination and attempt ALL laboratory exercises in order to pass the course.
End of Semester Final Examination
Semester 1 and Semester 2
MATH1131 or MATH1141 or MATH1151
Laboratory Exemption for Repeating Students:
If you are a repeating student you may apply for a laboratory exemption. Your previous lab grade will determine whether you qualify for a laboratory exemption; you need a mark of 15/20 or above.
To apply for laboratory exemption please complete and submit the form online: Lab Exemption form for the Repeating Students.