Availability date: 01/08/2019
Optics is the first of three courses designed for adult learners who wish to complete the Secondary V Physics program, which is the equivalent of the Physics 534 program offered in the youth sector. By learning about the scientific method, adult learners will gain a better understanding of optics, together with the related technical applications and social changes associated with developments in this field.
• Propagation of light;
• Behaviour of light reflected by plane and curved mirrors;
• Behaviour of light refracted by lenses and other substances;
• Electromagnetic spectrum and related applications.
Passing grade for the scored activities: 60%
Passing grade for the end of course evaluation: 60%