Universität Wien FIND

260264 VO+SE Physics for Every Day Life (2010W)

What role does physics play in every day activities?

3.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 26 - Physik
Continuous assessment of course work

FR 14.00-15.30 Ort: Kleiner Seminarraum, Zi.3510, Boltzmanngasse 5, 5. Stk., 1090 Wien.
Vorbesprechung: FR 08.10.2010 14:00, Kleiner Seminarraum


Language: German



Currently no class schedule is known.


Aims, contents and method of the course

Pupils often criticize missing practical applications of physics from classes. One main objective of the lecture and workshop is to demonstrate how connections between physics and common-place activities can be made in classroom settings. Theoritical input is balanced with independent work and exercises.

Assessment and permitted materials

Oral exam

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Students should develop a catalogue of physic topics related to every day life. This includes technically incorrect articles from popluar scientific publications and inaccuracies in films. Additionally students will be able to make further connections on their own after completing this course.

Examination topics

Corresponding to the type of the course

Reading list

Association in the course directory

LA-Ph131b+LA-Ph71 freies Wahlfach, LA-Ph232b+LA-Ph71 freies Wahlfach

Last modified: Fr 31.08.2018 08:55