Course Description

This course enables students to deepen their understanding of physics concepts and theories. Students will continue their exploration of energy transformations and the forces that affect motion, and will investigate electrical, gravitational, and magnetic fields and electromagnetic radiation. Students will also explore the wave nature of light, quantum mechanics, and special relativity. They will further develop their scientific investigation skills, learning, for example, how to analyse, qualitatively and quantitatively, data related to a variety of physics concepts and principles. Students will also consider the impact of technological applications of physics on society and the environment.

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What is SPH4U?
SPH4U is a Grade 12 Physics course at a University preparation level.
What is the prerequisite course for SPH4U?
SPH3U, Grade 11 Physics.
How long does it take to complete the SPH4U online course?
You can complete SPH4U as quickly as 4 weeks, or take as long as 5 months.

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