Cardiff University

Electricity, Magnetism, And Waves

PX 1221

Iowa State Course Substitution

Introduction to Classical Physics II

PHYS 222

Course Info
International Credits:
20.0
Converted Credits:
5.0
Semester:
Spring
Country:
United Kingdom
Language:
English
Course Description:
To introduce the mathematical language of waves to describe wave formation, wave propagation and interference and diffraction. To examine matter at an atomic level to give insight into crystal bonding and the electrical, thermal and mechanical properties of matter. To introduce concepts of electrostatics, of magnetic fields associated with currents and of electromagnetic induction to provide a firm foundation for the study of electromagnetism in Year 2. To provide insight into forced vibration and resonance through examples of AC theory and mechanical analogues. To give instruction and practice in solving physics problem.

Review

Evaluation Date:
January 28, 2014
Evaluated:
Kerry Whisnant
Comments: