MATHEMATICS:

On completion of the course the student can

• use a calculator

• compute the value of a given physical expression

• solve simple equations and pairs of equations

• use vectors with kinematics and forces

• use trigonometric functions when considering the components of velocity, acceleration and force.

PHYSICS:

On completion of the course the student can

• perform unit conversions

• define the basic quantities of kinematics

• describe the motion of a body computationally and graphically

• explain the concept of force and describe different types of forces

• draw the force diagram of a body

• present Newton’s laws

• model the dynamics of a body.