FACULTY OF ENGINEERINGGEOLOGICAL ENGINEERING

PHYS106 GENERAL PHYSICS II

Course Code: 2300106
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 4(3-2)
ECTS Credit: 6,5
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Academic Staff Dr. MUSTAFA ÖZBAKAN
Offered Semester: Spring Semesters.

Course Objective

The goal of this course is to provide a calculus based physics course to help students develop conceptual understanding of physical principles, the ability to reason, and gain skills for problem solving.

Course Content

Electric charge; electric field; Gauss` law, electric potential; capacitance; current and resistance; circuits; magnetic field; Ampere`s law; Faraday`s law of induction; electro-magnetic oscillations; alternating currents.

Learning Outcomes

1) Understand how phycists approach and solve problems in electricity and magnetism; 2) Apply those methods to solve problems of electricity and magnetism; 3) Use inductive reasoning and calculus level mathematics to solve problems in electricity and magnetism; 4) Engage in independent and collaborative learning; 5) Identify, find, and use the tools of information science as it relates to electricity and magnetism; 6) Critically evaluate both source and content of scientific information.