University of Technology Sydney

68201 Physics in Action

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Requisite(s): 68101 Foundations of Physics OR 68037 Physical Modelling
Recommended studies:

Advanced Mathematics, 68101 Foundations of Physics


This subject is a foundation for later-stage subjects. In this subject students learn about: electrostatics, circuits, magnetism, electromagnetism and induction, waves, physical optics, introductory atomic physics and quantum theory. Research linked to each of the topic areas, and which is happening within the School of Mathematics and Physical Sciences at UTS, is integrated into this subject.

Typical availability

Spring session, City campus

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