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Welcome to the Grade 11 Physics - University Preparation (SPH3U) Subject Guide
This course covers the basic concepts of physics. The following ideas will be explored:
- Scientific Investigation Skills and Career Exploration focusing on the fields of study covered in this course (eg. theoretical physicist; communications, networks, and control systems professional; engineer; and metallurgist)
- Kinematics - linear motion
- Forces - including Newton's laws of motion
- Energy and Society
- Waves and Sound
- Electricity and Magnetism
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