Physics for biology students 131

Module code PHY 131
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences
Module content

Units, vectors, one dimensional kinematics, dynamics, work, equilibrium, sound, liquids, heat, thermodynamic processes, electric potential and capacitance, direct current and alternating current, optics, modern physics, radio activity.

Module credits 16.00
NQF Level 05
Service modules Faculty of Education
Faculty of Health Sciences
Faculty of Veterinary Science
Prerequisites A candidate must have passed Mathematics with at least 60% in the Grade 12 examination
Contact time 1 discussion class per week, 1 practical per week, 4 lectures per week
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Department Physics
Period of presentation Semester 1

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