PHY1202 - General Physics II

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Physics
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
HKDSE Mathematics Compulsory Part or equivalent
HKDSE Physics or Combined Science (Physics, Chemistry) or Combined Science (Biology, Physics) or AP1200/PHY1200 Foundation Physics or equivalent
Equivalent Course(s)
Course Offering Term*:
Semester A 2022/23, Semester B 2022/23

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

This course covers a wide scope of topics in physics including electricity, magnetism and atomic physics. Students will investigate the fundamentals of these topics and become able to apply them to solve real problems in science and engineering. This course, together with PHY1101 Introductory Classical Mechanics or PHY1201 General Physics I, equip students with a broad knowledge in general physics and the depth and coverage are sufficient for the students to pursue most of the science and engineering majors.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 30%
Examination: 70%
Examination Duration: 2 hours
Detailed Course Information


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