Online Class: Physics 101 — Beginner to Intermediate Concepts
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24Hours
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2.4CEUs
Course Description
Physics Unveiled: Bridging Concepts with Comprehensive Mathematical Tools
In the realm of natural sciences, Physics reigns supreme as the cornerstone upon which disciplines like chemistry, geology, and biology find their footing. Often touted as the language of the universe, Physics unravels the mysteries of the cosmos, making sense of the world we inhabit. However, this fascinating subject is intertwined with mathematics, which can sometimes act as a barrier for enthusiasts wanting to explore the depths of Physics.
This meticulously curated course is designed to bridge this gap, emphasizing the indispensable mathematical tools that breathe life into the principles of Physics. It's perfectly tailored for those with a foundational understanding of algebra, geometry, and trigonometry. Instead of delving deep into intimidating calculus, we ensure that the mathematical framework presented is both approachable and robust enough for an indepth exploration of classical Newtonian mechanics and foundational electromagnetism.
Journey Through the Course: Highlights and Indepth Analysis
1. Introduction and Mathematical Foundations: Kickstart the journey by getting acquainted with the mathematical pillars of Physics. Delve into the world of vectors, understanding their significance in representing quantities with both magnitude and direction. For instance, consider the flight of a bird; the speed of its flight and the direction in which it's flying can be represented succinctly using vectors.
23. Force and Newton's Laws: Newton's Laws are at the heart of classical mechanics. Explore the intrinsic relationship between force and motion, understanding phenomena from the simple push of a door to the thrust of a rocket propelling into space.
4. Uniform Circular Motion: Have you ever wondered why the planets revolve around the sun in elliptical orbits? Dive into the intriguing world of objects moving in circles and understand the forces acting upon them.
5. Momentum: Picture a game of pool. The way balls move and interact upon collision is governed by the principles of momentum. Grasp the intricacies of this crucial concept.
67. Work and Energy: Energy is a concept that is pivotal to understanding various physical phenomena. From the energy stored in a stretched rubber band to the work done by a crane in lifting heavy objects, unravel the concepts of work, kinetic energy, and their interrelationships.
8. Mechanical Energy and Power: Delve deeper into the world of energy, understanding its forms and the rate at which work is done, which is power. Consider the power generated by massive dams or the mechanical energy stored in a coiled spring.
9. Electrostatics: Remember the little spark when you sometimes touch an object? That's electrostatics in play! Uncover the mysteries of electric charges, their interactions, and the forces they exert.
10. Currents and Magnetism: Explore the mesmerizing realm of electric currents and magnetism. From the simple compass pointing north to the massive generators producing electricity, understand the synergy between electricity and magnetism.
1113. Waves: Waves are everywhere! From the ripples in a pond to the radio waves carrying music to our radios. Dive into acoustic waves produced by musical instruments and the electromagnetic waves that power our modern communication devices.
1415. Rays and Geometrical Optics: Step into the world of light. How do lenses work? How can mirrors form images? Answer these questions and more as you navigate the fundamental principles of optics.
Empowerment Through Knowledge
By the culmination of this course, students will possess a treasure trove of mathematical tools and conceptual knowledge, empowering them to delve deeper into the vast universe of Physics. Whether you aim to pursue advanced studies, embark on a career in scientific research, or simply satiate your curiosity about the world around you, this course acts as your compass, guiding you through the captivating terrains of Physics.
So, are you ready to unravel the mysteries of the universe, one equation at a time? Join us on this enlightening journey, where every lesson unveils a new layer of understanding, bringing the cosmos a step closer!
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Course Lessons
Lesson 1  Introduction and Mathematical Foundations
 Lesson 1 Video
 Lesson discussions: Reasons for Taking this Course
 Complete Assignment: Introduce Yourself
 Assessment: Lesson 1 – Introduction and Mathematical Foundations
Lesson 2  Force and Newton's Laws I
 Lesson 2 Video
 Assessment: Lesson 2  Force and Newton's Laws I
Lesson 3  Force and Newton's Laws II
 Lesson 3 Video
 Assessment: Lesson 3 – Force and Newton's Laws II
 Assessment: Lesson 3 Exercises
Lesson 4  Uniform Circular Motion
 Lesson 4 Video
 Assessment: Lesson 4 Uniform Circular Motion
 Assessment: Lesson 4 Exercises
Lesson 5  Momentum
 Lesson 5 Video
 Assessment: Lesson 5 Momentum
Lesson 6  Work
 Lesson 6 Video
 Assessment: Lesson 6 Work
 Assessment: Lesson 6 Exercises
Lesson 7  Work and Kinetic Energy
 Lesson 7 Video
 Assessment: Lesson 7 Work and Kinetic Energy
 Assessment: Lesson 7 Exercises
Lesson 8  Mechanical Energy and Power
 Lesson 8 Video
 Assessment: Lesson 8 Mechanical Energy and Power
Lesson 9  Electrostatics
 Lesson 9 Video
 Assessment: Lesson 9 Electrostatics
Lesson 10  Currents and Magnetism
 Lesson 10 Video
 Assessment: Lesson 10 Currents and Magnetism
 Assessment: Lesson 10 Exercises
Lesson 11  Waves
 Lesson 11 Video
 Assessment: Lesson 11 Waves
Lesson 12  Acoustic Waves
 Lesson 12 Video
 Assessment: Lesson 12 Acoustic Waves
 Assessment: Lesson 12 Exercises
Lesson 13  Electromagnetic Waves
 Lesson 13 Video
 Assessment: Lesson 13 Electromagnetic Waves
 Assessment: Lesson 13 Exercises
Lesson 14  Rays: Geometrical Optics I
 Lesson 14 Video
 Assessment: Lesson 14 Rays: Geometrical Optics I
Lesson 15  Rays: Geometrical Optics II
 Lesson 15 Video
 Lesson discussions: What do you think about this course?; Program Evaluation Followup Survey (End of Course); Course Comments
 Assessment: Lesson 15 Rays: Geometrical Optics II
 Assessment: The Final Exam
Learning Outcomes
 Summarize mathematical foundations of physics.
 Describe force and Newton's Laws.
 Define uniform circular motion.
 Solve problems involving Momentum.
 Solve problems involving Work.
 Solve problems involving Work and Kinetic Energy.
 Solve problems involving Mechanical Energy and Power
 Summarize electrostatics.
 Solve problems involving Currents and Magnetism
 Summarize waves.
 Summarize acoustic waves.
 Summarize electromagnetic waves.
 Describe Geometrical Optics.
 Demonstrate mastery of lesson content at levels of 70% or higher.
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