Short courses
Life & Physical Sciences

Foundation Physics

This course helps you into the first year of an undergraduate degree at Teesside University that includes level 3 physics as an entry requirement.You study properties of matter, energy, mechanics,electricity and magnetism and thermodynamics. You learn through a combination of lectures and practical laboratory sessions.

Course information

Part-time

  • Credits: 10, Level: 3 Fees: £50.00

More part-time details

  • Enrolment date: Starts Friday 5 July, Fridays for 6 weeks, 9.30am-4.30pm
  • Admission enquiries: 01642 342291

Contact details

Further information

Starts Friday 5 July, Fridays for 6 weeks, 9.30am-4.30pm.

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Where you study

Middlesbrough campus

What you study

Properties of matter and materials
· Atomic theory
· The periodic table
· Phases of matter
· Elasticity, viscosity and other properties of solids, liquids and gases

Energy
· Sources of energy
· Kinetic and potential energy,
· Rotational energy

Mechanics
· Momentum
· Forces,
· Equations of motion,
· Equilibrium

Electricity & magnetism
· Electrostatics
· Current electricity
· Simple circuit theory

How you are assessed

Entry requirements

No formal entry requirements needed.

Course information

Part-time

  • Credits: 10, Level: 3 Fees: £50.00

More part-time details

  • Enrolment date: Starts Friday 5 July, Fridays for 6 weeks, 9.30am-4.30pm
  • Admission enquiries: 01642 342291

Contact details

Further information