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Horas para completar

Aprox. 39 horas para completar

Sugerido: 1-4 hours/week...
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Subtítulos: Inglés (English)
100 % en línea

100 % en línea

Comienza de inmediato y aprende a tu propio ritmo.
Fechas límite flexibles

Fechas límite flexibles

Restablece las fechas límite en función de tus horarios.
Nivel principiante

Nivel principiante

Horas para completar

Aprox. 39 horas para completar

Sugerido: 1-4 hours/week...
Idiomas disponibles

Inglés (English)

Subtítulos: Inglés (English)

Programa - Qué aprenderás en este curso

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Introduction and Basic Tools

This introductory section covers some basic tools you will need to solve some of the physics problems we will encounter later....
Reading
5 videos (Total 23 min), 2 readings, 6 quizzes
Video5 videos
Lesson 1.1: Introduction and Context3m
Lesson 1.2: Units and Significant Figures7m
Lesson 1.3: Vectors and Scalars4m
Lesson 1.4: Estimating5m
Reading2 lecturas
Course structure and grading3m
Week 1 Study Aids10m
Quiz6 ejercicios de práctica
Start of course survey32m
Introduction and Context8m
Units and Significant Figures (Important skills in this course!)14m
Vectors and Scalars16m
Estimating10m
Week 1 Test22m
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2
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1 hora para completar

Velocity and Acceleration

Here we introduce kinematics, in which we describe and quantify movement of objects through space over time. Motion is so important to mechanics (and most of physics) that we'll spend a few weeks establishing the tools and techniques we'll need. We'll leave explaining motion to the later weeks, starting with Newton's laws in week 4. Here we study the simplest case: motion in a straight line....
Reading
4 videos (Total 24 min), 1 reading, 5 quizzes
Video4 videos
Lesson 2.2: Acceleration7m
Lesson 2.3: Relating Velocity, Acceleration and Displacement2m
Lesson 2.4: Relative Motion5m
Reading1 lectura
Week 2 Study Aids10m
Quiz5 ejercicios de práctica
Graphing Displacement and Velocity4m
Acceleration14m
Relating Velocity, Acceleration and Displacement4m
Relative Motion4m
Week 2 Test12m
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3
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4 horas para completar

Motion in Two Dimensions

Here we look at kinematics in two-dimensions – specifically, projectiles and objects in circular motion....
Reading
4 videos (Total 25 min), 1 reading, 6 quizzes
Video4 videos
Lesson 3.2: Combining Vertical and Horizontal Motion3m
Lesson 3.3: Trajectories and Range7m
Lesson 3.4: Uniform Circular Motion6m
Reading1 lectura
Week 3 Study Aids10m
Quiz5 ejercicios de práctica
Projectiles, Falling Vertically Under Gravity14m
Combining Vertical and Horizontal Motion14m
Trajectories and Range6m
Uniform Circular Motion4m
Week 3 Test18m
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4
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2 horas para completar

Newton's Laws of Motion

After describing and quantifying motion (weeks 2 and 3), we now start explaining it with Newton's three laws of motion. Knowledge of Newton's laws and the ability to apply them to various situations will allow us to explain much of the motion we observe in the world around us. They are also very important for analysing things (like bridges) that don't move much (a subject called Statics that's important in some Engineering programs). Because Newton's laws are so important, week 4 has five lessons, as well as slightly longer quizzes than the previous chapters. ...
Reading
7 videos (Total 35 min), 1 reading, 6 quizzes
Video7 videos
Lesson 4.2: Inertial and Non-inertial Frames6m
Lesson 4.3: Newton's Third Law2m
Lesson 4.4: Calculating Total Force8m
Lesson 4.5: Practice Problems7m
Historical Interlude3m
The Syllogism1m
Reading1 lectura
Week 4 Study Aids10m
Quiz6 ejercicios de práctica
Newton's Laws of Motion12m
Inertial and Non-inertial Frames14m
Newton's Third Law12m
Calculating Total Force18m
Practice Problems6m
Week 4 Test26m
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por RVJul 21st 2016

Great course. Good explanations and examples. The quizes and tests are not very easy sometimes, but they do you let think again. Very enjoyable! Just the course I was looking for a long time!

por CSNov 28th 2016

Great course, great professor, great opportunity of learning! Don't miss your chance...

Instructores

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Prof. Joe Wolfe

Professor
School of Physics, Faculty of Science
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Dr Elizabeth J. Angstmann

First Year Physics Director
School of Physics, Faculty of Science
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Mr Sebastian Fricke

Teacher and laboratory manager
School of Physics, Faculty of Science

Acerca de UNSW Sydney (The University of New South Wales)

UNSW Sydney, based in Sydney Australia, was established in 1949 and is one of Australia’s leading research and teaching universities with more than 50,000 students from over 120 countries. UNSW Sydney aspires to provide students with an outstanding educational experience, which both reflects our strong traditions of excellence, innovation and social justice, and builds on our strengths in scientific, technological and professional disciplines....

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