SEP122 - Physics for the Life Sciences
|Year||2017 unit information|
not available from 2017 (replaced by SLE123 Physics for the Life Sciences)
Campus: 3 x 1 hour classes per week, 1 x 1 hour seminar per week, 3 x 3 hour practicals per trimester.
Topics addressed in this unit are: the basis of physics concepts, energy, sound and waves, the properties of atoms, electric fields and their effects, optics and vision, thermal properties, fluid properties and mechanics. Applications in biological and medical fields are discussed.
Examination 60%, laboratory work 20%, two problem-based assignments (10% each) 20%.
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