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Welcome Mr. Braun Period 3 – Room 305 Extra-help time (Period 2 and Period 4 as well as before and after school if needed) This course is designed to prepare you for any University program in science or engineering.
We’re in this together… We’ll work together to make this semester successful for everyone Extra help is always available Be proactive – work hard and ask lots of questions
Expectations of Students Arrive to class on time and ready to work and with all of your notes, pencil, paper, calculator – every day Respect learning time by working quietly during class, working positively with each other and listening carefully to lessons and instructions, no cell phones Stay on top of your work – you will have lots of time to finish work during class Remember you’re preparing for the next step and your future Have fun and learn at the same time
Late marks… Assignment due dates are firm. There is some flexibility if you inform me that an assignment will be late, but if they have been marked and returned you will receive a mark of zero on the assignment.
Course Outline Force & Motion Projectile Motion, Dynamics in 2D, Circular Motion Energy & Momentum Momentum, hooke’s law, energy conservation Fields Electric and Gravitational fields Matter-Energy Interface Special & general relativity, quantum physics, theories of light, radioactivity Waves & Light Wave versus particle theory of light
Mark Breakdown 70% - Term Work (assignments, quizzes, tests, projects, etc.) 15% - Performance Task 15% - Exam (2.5 hours)