Otumoetai College Otumoetai College

L2 Physics

Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr S. Sheppard.

Required Prior Learning

Minimum entry requirement is 14 credits in L1 Science or if given HOD approval.

This course involves study of the key concepts of Physics to enable students to choose further study pathways in this specialist area. 

Physics study includes waves, mechanics, electricity and nuclear physics. This course is a prerequisite for L3 Physics and required for entry into many University and Polytechnic Course pathways.

This course will be assessed to a selection of Achievement Standards, both internal and external, with students having the opportunity to gain up to 23 credits at L2.

Learning Areas:


Assessment Procedures

L3 Physics

Subject Costs

Attending Field Trip (optional) $100. Physics Course Book $30