PHYS 0006 Physics (WSTC Prep)

Credit Points 10

Legacy Code 700026

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Description This unit serves as an introduction to the fundamentals of physics with appropriate applications in a wide range of engineering areas.

School Western Sydney The College

Student Contribution Band HECS Band 2 10cp

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Level Undergraduate Level 0 Preparatory subject

Equivalent Subjects PHYS 0005 - Physics (UWSC)

Assessment

The following table summarises the standard assessment tasks for this subject. Please note this is a guide only. Assessment tasks are regularly updated, where there is a difference your Learning Guide takes precedence.

Item Length Percent Threshold Individual/Group Task
Class based continuous Assessment Mechanics and Electricity tests x 2 (10% each) 20 N Individual
Mid-Semester Test 2 hours 20 N Individual
Laboratory Work Assessed as mid-semester practical test (15%) and final practical test (5%) 20 N Individual
Final Exam 3hrs* consisting of final theory test (30%) and 10% of final practical test 40 N Individual

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