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Higher Physics 1A


6 Units of Credit

This course builds on an elementary knowledge of physics (Year 12 physics or equivalent). Students will develop their ability to use mathematics and fundamental physical concepts to solve problems related to the world around them. It is a calculus based course where concepts and principles are learned in context, by example, and then developed through practice solving problems. Throughout the course, the skills of problem solving are refined by knowing when and how to apply the principles of physics, mathematics and other relevant tools.

Faculty UNSW Global
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Offering Terms

Term 1, Term 2, Term 3



Indicative contact hours


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