PHYS102-21S2 (C) Semester Two 2021

Engineering Physics B: Modern Physics and Electromagnetism (2)

15 points

Start Date: Monday, 19 July 2021
End Date: Sunday, 14 November 2021
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Sunday, 1 August 2021
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Friday, 1 October 2021


An essential course for students advancing in physical sciences and engineering who need a good understanding of electromagnetism and concepts of modern physics. The first section introduces aspects of modern physics such as quantum effects in atoms and materials, radioactivity and nuclear processes. The second section covers the E&M necessary to understand basic circuit theory, magnetic field concepts and finally applications such as power technology and electronics.


PHYS101. These prerequisites may be replaced by other background as approved by Head of Department


PHYS114, PHYS115

Equivalent Courses


Course Coordinator / Lecturer

Roger Reeves


Steven Marsh

Additional Course Outline Information

Academic integrity

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $910.00

International fee $4,438.00

* All fees are inclusive of NZ GST or any equivalent overseas tax, and do not include any programme level discount or additional course-related expenses.

For further information see School of Physical & Chemical Sciences .

All PHYS102 Occurrences

  • PHYS102-21SU2 (D) Summer Nov 2021 start (Distance) - Not Offered
  • PHYS102-21SU2 (C) Summer Nov 2021 start
  • PHYS102-21S2 (C) Semester Two 2021