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Principles of Physics

Undergraduate | MUR-PEN152 | 2024

Previously MUR-SCI19

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Enrol by
17 Nov 2024
Entry requirements
Prior study needed
13 weeks
Start dates
25 Nov 2024

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Principles of Physics

About this subject

  • At the completion of this subject students will be able to:

    1. Communicate in-depth knowledge of the principles and fundamentals of physics
    2. Enhance your problem solving and critical thinking skills
    3. Develop the skills needed to design and perform experimental tests, acquire data, analyse that data, and communicate the significance of your results to others.

Entry requirements

Prior study

You must have successfully completed the following subject(s) before starting this subject:

You must either have successfully completed the following subject(s) before starting this subject, or enrol in the following subject(s) to study at the same time or prior to this subject:

Equivalent subjects

You should not enrol in this subject if you have successfully completed any of the following subject(s) because they are considered academically equivalent:

  • MUR-SCI19 (Not currently available)


A final scaled score of 60% or more in WACE Physics 3A/3B or equivalent background education if a student has not completed pre-requisite PEN120/SCI16 General Physics.

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL
This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

Equivalent full time study load (EFTSL) is one way to calculate your study load. One (1.0) EFTSL is equivalent to a full-time study load for one year.

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