|Course code module||1BBIO-08|
|Study load (hours)||168|
|Language of instruction:||Dutch|
|Semester exam information:||semester exam in June|
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2. Objectives (expected learning outcomes)
At the end of this course the student should show a good comprehension of the basic physics of life and the physics necessary for successfully completing the further biological education.
3. Course content
The subjects involve vectors, kinematics, dynamics, hydrostatics, surface tension and capillarity, hydrodynamics, thermometry, transport of matter, thermodynamics, geometrical optics, vibrations and waves. These subjects are elaborated with examples, appilications and exercises related to biology as much as possible. The content is also set to practice with laboraty-assignments.
4. Teaching method
Direct contact: LecturesExercise sessionsPractical sessions
Personal work: Exercises
5. Assessment method
Exam: Written, without oral presentationClosed bookMultiple choicePractical exam
Continuous assessment: Exercises
6. Compulsory reading – study material
Course available at the reprographic services.
7. Recommended reading - study material
Only in case the student wants a deeper knowledge of the subjects or more exercises:
Physics, James S. Walker, Pearson Education, ISBN 0-13-121743-7
laatste aanpassing: last update: 27/03/2008 11:12 annelies.debruyn