Units in second semester 2020 may be delivered online and in alternative formats whilst restrictions in relation to the COVID-19 pandemic are in place.
Fundamentals of Physics
A full-time study load usually consists of 200 credits (approximately eight units) per year, with 100 credits (approximately four units) in each semester.
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What you'll learn
- apply fundamental concepts and principles of physics
- apply physics principles to understand the cause of problems, devise strategies to solve them
- analyse and interpret given data and perform calculations based on the given data, while applying introductory scientific research methodologies
- work scientifically and effectively to become a more responsible, reflective, self-directed and motivated learner
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Semester 1 and Semester 2
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- Curtin course code: PHYS0004
- Last updated on: March 17, 2020