SC: Physics 11

Course Description

Pre-requisite: Science 10

Recommended: C+ standing in Foundations and Pre-calculus Math 10 or better.

Optional Physics 11 Workbook (Approx. $15) is available to purchase or borrow.

The purpose of this course is to introduce students to the world of Physics. The course will be centered on these five major topics:  Kinematics (the study of motion and gravity), Dynamics (the study of forces and Newton’s 3 Laws of Motion), Momentum, Conservation of Energy, and Light & Optics. Students will investigate these topics through laboratory activities, demonstrations, and class discussions. Students will also investigate practical applications of physics in everyday life through field trips. (Possible destinations include the amusement park and to the curling rink).

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