|Module code||PHY 124|
|Faculty||Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences|
Simple harmonic motion and pendulums. Coulomb’s law. Electric field: dipoles, Gauss’ law.Electric potential. Capacitance. Electric currents: resistance, resistivity, Ohm’s law, energy, power, emf, RC-circuits. Magnetic Field: Hall-effect, Bio-Savart. Faraday’s and Lenz’s laws. Oscillations: LR-circuits. Alternating current: RLC-circuits, power, transformers. Introductory concepts to modern physics. Nuclear physics: Radioactivity.
|Service modules||Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology
Faculty of Education
|Prerequisites||WTW 114 GS and PHY 114 GS|
|Contact time||4 lectures per week, 1 discussion class per week, 1 practical per week|
|Language of tuition||Separate classes for Afrikaans and English|
|Period of presentation||Semester 2|
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