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Physics for Scientists and Engineers 1 - PHYS103 (2016)

PHYS103 - 16B (HAM) & 16B (SEC)

15.0 Points

An introduction to physics for scientists and engineers. Topics include mechanics, dynamics, oscillations, waves, sound, light, and electric magnetic forces. Includes a compulsory laboratory component and a compulsory online assignment component.

Prerequisite(s): (14 credits at Level 3 in NCEA Physics or PHYS100) and (14 credits at Level 3 in NCEA Calculus or one of MATH165, MATH101 or MATH102)

Required book(s): R. Wolfson Essential University Physics, vols. 1 & 2, with a Mastering Physics computer access code (Addison Wesley)

Internal assessment/examination ratio: 1:1

Note: A minimum mark of 40% is required in the examination to receive a passing grade.

Timetabled Lectures

Day StartEndRoom
Fri9:00 AM10:00 AML.G.02
Tue1:00 PM2:00 PML.G.02
Mon1:00 PM2:00 PML.G.02

NB:There may be other timetabled events for this paper such as tutorials or workshops.
Visit the online timetable for PHYS103 for more details

Indicative Fees

Fees for 2016 are not yet available.

Available Subjects:   | Chemical and Biological Engineering | Electronic Engineering | Materials and Process Engineering | Mechanical Engineering | Software Engineering | Physics | 

Paper Details current as of: 1 October 2015 10:39am
Indicative Fees current as of: 3 October 2015 4:30am


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