[ 663MAPHPH1K18 ] KV Physics 1 for Biological Chemistry

Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
1,5 ECTS B1 - Bachelor's programme 1. year Physics Martin Kaltenbrunner 1 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Original study plan Bachelor's programme Biological Chemistry 2018W
Objectives Introduction to the basic concepts of physics with emphasis on classical mechanics

  • Physical Quantities, Units;
  • Accelerated Motion;
  • Newton's Laws of Motion;
  • Linear and Angular Momentum;
  • Gravitation and Gravitational Field;
  • Energy and Energy Conservation;
  • Rotation of Rigid Bodies;
  • Gyroscopes
Criteria for evaluation
  • homeworks
  • 2 written tests (December and February)
Language English
Changing subject? No
Further information A basic high-school knowledge of simple vector calculations and calculus is required.
Corresponding lecture BCBPMKVPHY1: VO Physics for Biological Chemistry 1 (1,6 ECTS) or 290MAFSIPCK18: KV Introduction to Physics for Chemistry (1,5 ECTS)
On-site course
Maximum number of participants 35
Assignment procedure Direct assignment