INTERNATIONAL BURCH UNIVERSITY
Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences
Department of Information Technologies
2015-2016

SYLLABUS
Code Name Level Year Semester
PHY 102 General Physics II Undergraduate 1 Spring
Status Number of ECTS Credits Class Hours Per Week Total Hours Per Semester Language
Compulsory 6 3 + 2 0 English

Instructor Assistant Coordinator
Jasmin Kevrić, Assist. Prof. Dr. Amra Mekić, BSc Adnan Beganovic, Assist. Prof. Dr.
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General Physics II

COURSE OBJECTIVE
By the end of the course students should be able to understand phenomena, concepts, terminology, and problem-solving skills in the field of electromagnetism, thermodynamics, optics, atomic, and nuclear physics.

COURSE CONTENT
Week
Topic
  1. (21) Coulomb’s Law, (22) Electric Fields
  2. (23) Gauss’ Law, (24) Electric Potential
  3. (25) Capacitance
  4. (26) Current and Resistance
  5. Quiz, (27) Circuits
  6. (28) Magnetic fields
  7. (29) Magnetic Fields Due to Currents
  8. (31) Electromagnetic oscillations and Alternating current
  9. Midterm
  10. (18) Temperature, Heat and the First Law of Thermodynamics, (19) The Kinetic Theory of gasses
  11. (11) Images
  12. (35) Interference and Diffraction
  13. Quiz, (37) Relativity, (38) Photons and Matter Waves
  14. (42) Nuclear Physics
  15. Overview

LABORATORY/PRACTICE PLAN
Week
Topic
  1. (21) Coulomb’s Law, (22) Electric Fields
  2. (23) Gauss’ Law, (24) Electric Potential
  3. (25) Capacitance
  4. (26) Current and Resistance
  5. (27) Circuits
  6. (28) Magnetic fields
  7. (29) Magnetic Fields Due to Currents
  8. (31) Electromagnetic oscillations and Alternating current
  9. Midterm
  10. (18) Temperature, Heat and the First Law of Thermodynamics, (19) The Kinetic Theory of gasses

  1. (11) Images
  2. (35) Interference and Diffraction
  3. (37) Relativity, (38) Photons and Matter Waves
  4. (42) Nuclear Physics
  5. Overview

TEACHING/ASSESSMENT
Description
  • Practical Sessions
  • Excersises
  • Presentation
Description (%)
Method Quantity Percentage (%)
Quiz220
Midterm Exam(s)120
Presentation110
Final Exam140
+Activity110
Total: 100
Learning outcomes
  • Understanding concepts of the electromagnetism
  • Understanding concepts of the thermodynamics
  • Understanding concepts of the nature of the light
  • Understanding concepts of atomic and nuclear physics
TEXTBOOK(S)
  • 1. Halliday, David, Robert Resnick, and Jearl Walker. Fundamentals of physics extended. 10th Edition. John Wiley & Sons, 2014.
  • 2. D.C. Giancoli: Physics for scientist and engineers, Prentice Hall, New Jersey, 2000
  • 3. Frederick J. Bueche & Eugene Hecht: Theory and problems of College Physics, Ninth Edition , Schaum’s outline Series, McGraw-Hill Companies, USA, 2008

ECTS (Allocated based on student) WORKLOAD
Activities Quantity Duration (Hour) Total Work Load
Lecture (14 weeks x Lecture hours per week)750
Laboratory / Practice (14 weeks x Laboratory/Practice hours per week) 200
Midterm Examination (1 week) 1,50
Final Examination(1 week) 20
Preparation for Midterm Examination 100
Preparation for Final Examination6 0
Assignment / Homework/ Project 0
Seminar / Presentation 0
Total Workload: 0
ECTS Credit (Total workload/25): 0