Level 2 Physics

12PH
Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr T. Keough

Why is the sky blue? How long is a second? Why is Rutherford's face on the $100 note?
In Year 12 Physics you will find out the answer to these questions and more! Taught from a contextual basis, Year 12 Physics covers force and motion, electricity, electromagnetism, light, waves, atomic and nuclear physics.


Pathway

Level 3 Physics

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Physics homework book $25.


Recommended Prior Learning

Require a minimum of 12 Credits from level 1 Science which must included Science AS 1.1 (external).

It is recommended that you take Yr12 Maths General or Yr12 Maths as well.

You may *not* take this course *and* Level 2 General Science.


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91170 v2 Physics 2.3 - Demonstrate understanding of waves
2
E
4
Y
Y
A.S. 91171 v2 Physics 2.4 - Demonstrate understanding of mechanics
2
E
6
Y
Y
A.S. 91172 v2 Physics 2.5 - Demonstrate understanding of atomic and nuclear physics
2
I
3
Y
A.S. 91173 v2 Physics 2.6 - Demonstrate understanding of electricity and electromagnetism
2
E
6
Y
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 19 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 3 credits.