Intro to Physics

Udacity
Online

Free

Important information

  • Course
  • Online
  • When:
    Flexible
Description

Go to the places where big physics discoveries were made in the past and make them yourself. You’ll visit Italy, the Netherlands, and the UK as you learn basic physics.

Important information
Venues

Where and when

Starts Location
Flexible
Online

What you'll learn on the course

Trigonometry
GCSE Physics
Kinematics
Physics
Electricity
Motion

Course programme

Lesson 1: How can we measure the circumference of the Earth?

Basics of geometry and trigonometry

Lesson 2: How do objects move?

Data analysis and kinematics

Lesson 3: What causes motion?

Forces, acceleration, and Newton’s Laws

Lesson 4: How can we use motion?

Work, energy, and simple machines

Lesson 5: How can we determine our longitude at sea?

Simple harmonic motion

Lesson 6: What is electricity?

Charge and electric fields

Lesson 7: What is left to discover?

Modern physics and open questions