|Module code||PHY 153|
|Faculty||Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences|
System of particles: centre of mass, Newton's laws. Rotation: torque, conservation of momentum, impulse and collision, conservation of angular momentum, equilibrium, centre of gravity. Oscillations. Waves: sound, intensity, superposition, interference, standing waves, resonance, beats, Doppler effect. Physical optics: Young-interference, coherence, thin layers, diffraction, gratings, polarisation.
|Service modules||Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology|
|Contact time||2 practicals per week, Foundation Course, 2 discussion classes per week, 3 lectures per week|
|Language of tuition||English|
|Period of presentation||Semester 1|
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