This Physics course is for students who wish to undertake university studies in Physics and other related fields. It is designed to help students develop the attitude and values that are appropriate for scientific investigations, problem solving, critical thinking, collaboration, tolerance, self-sufficiency, and good judgement.
The course to stimulate student interest in, and enjoyment of, Physics by using a wide variety of strategies and contexts. This will be achieved by:
- developing in students an appreciation of the nature of Physics and its relevance to the everyday life of people;
- developing students’ knowledge and understanding of concepts, principles and models in Physics;
- developing students’ skills for problem solving in Physics;
- developing students’ investigative skills in the determination of complex relationships, patterns and trends in Physics.