|Delivery Type||Delivery length / details|
|Practical||11 laboratory sessions ( 3 hours)|
|Assessment Type||Assessment length / details||Proportion|
|Semester Assessment||Course Work: Laboratory Diary||25%|
|Semester Assessment||Course Work: Formal Reports||75%|
|Supplementary Assessment||As determined by Departmental Examination Board||100%|
After taking this module students should be able to:
- apply the techniques acquired in PH15510 to the performance of basic experiments in Physics.
1. Basic Measurements
2. Fundamental constants and radioactivity. Electrical Measurements and using the Oscilloscope.
3. A selection of experiments in Physics.
Reading ListGeneral Text
Nelkon, Michael. (1987.) Advanced level physics /Michael Nelkon, Philip Parker. 6th ed. Heinemann Educational Primo search
Tipler, Paul Allen (2004.) Physics for scientists and engineers /[Paul A. Tipler, Gene Mosca] 5th edition. W.H. Freeman Primo search
This module is at CQFW Level 4