Introduction

Welcome to a course in Electricity and Magnetism for grade band 6 - 12 physical science and high school physics teachers.
PHYS 6263 is taken for 3 cr-hr. You will complete the labs/activities on the syllabus over a 15-week period. Labs 1-10 are approximately at the level of physical science that you would teach grades 6-10 advancing in complexity from Labs 1 to 10. Labs 11-14 are at the level of high school physics grades 11-12. The material includes the topics outlined in the 2010 Virginia Standards of Learning. This material is non-claculus based. See the Syllabus/Schedule for scheduled topics and reading assignments. Also familiarize yourself with the list of materials to complete the activities that comes in your E/M kit.