Quantum and Electrical Physics

University of the South Pacific

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Quantum and Electrical Physics

  • Host University

    University of the South Pacific

  • Location

    Suva, Fiji

  • Area of Study

    Physics

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Lower

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    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

    3 - 4
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3 - 4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4 - 6
  • Overview

    This introductory course establishes the principles of electricity and magnetism, optics and modern physics to open the way for future studies in electromagnetism, electronics and other branches of physics such as quantum mechanics and solid state physics. Laboratory work involves experiments which reinforce lecture material. This course is suitable for students who wish to major in disciplines other than physics, and is a requirement to those who wish to major in physics.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.

Some courses may require additional fees.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.

Please reference fall and spring course lists as not all courses are taught during both semesters.

Availability of courses is based on enrollment numbers. All students should seek pre-approval for alternate courses in the event of last minute class cancellations

Please note that some courses with locals have recommended prerequisite courses. It is the student's responsibility to consult any recommended prerequisites prior to enrolling in their course.