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Area/Catalogue
AERO 1027

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
No

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Course ID
172310

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s

This class has not been
timetabled for year 2022.

Course owner

Course owner
UniSA STEM

Course aim

To extend a student’s capability to describe and apply the laws and concepts of physics so that situations involving aviation-relevant physics can be analysed and explained both qualitatively and quantitatively.

Course content

This course will cover vibrations and waves; sound and light; exponentials and logarithms; rotational motion and physics; electricity and electrical circuits; magnetism and electromagnetic induction; thermodynamics.

Textbook(s)

Serway R A and Vuille C 2018, College Physics, 11, Cengage learning

Prerequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
AERO 1011 Aviation Physics 1

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES
Lecture 2 hours x 13 weeks
Tutorial 2 hours x 13 weeks
Practical 2 hours x 6 weeks

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES
Continuous assessment fortnightly practicals 30% N/A
Continuous assessment fortnightly quizzes 20% N/A
Examination N/A 50% 2 hours

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 2)
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
International students and students undertaking this course as part of a postgraduate fee paying program must refer to the relevant program home page to determine the cost for undertaking this course.

Non-award enrolment
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* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note: all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation.

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