In this course, second-year physics students gain a more complete understanding of topics covered in Physics I by studying kinematics, energy, gravity, sound, light, thermal physics, electrical forces, DC circuits, magnetism, atomic physics, and nuclear physics. They are also given an introduction to special relativity and general relativity. This course is eligible for dual enrollment credit for junior and senior diploma students. Homework will average 3 - 5 hours per week.View Physics II Syllabus
Minimum age of 14 on first day of class. Successful completion of VSA Physics I or comparable course in the previous 24 months is strongly encouraged.