PHYS1111 Fundamentals of Physics (available in Session 1 and Session 2)

PHYS0001 Fundamentals of Physics E (available in Session 1 and Session 2, for DipSET students only)

Fundamentals of Physics is a single-session 6UC introductory level general physics course available to students of all disciplines. It covers a broad range of topics at introductory level but with less mathematical detail than our other Physics courses. The course comprises formal class time totalling 6 hours per week: 3 x 1 hour lectures, 1 x 1 hour Problem Solving Class, 1 x 2 hour laboratory period.

There is only one lecture stream for PHYS1111 and PHYS0001

Refer to Lecture Times

Course Lecturers

In Session 1

  • Prof. Richard Newbury (Weeks 1-6)
  • Dr. Krystyna Wilk (Weeks 7-12)

In Session 2

  • Dr. Robert Wittenmyer (Weeks 1-6)
  • Dr. Krystyna Wilk (Weeks 7-12)

Course Texts
The prescribed text for the course is:

PRESCRIBED TEXT: Physics: 9th Edition, Cutnell & Johnson (Wiley)

Wiley website link to purchase any version of the textbook including eText: