Course title



Prerequisite: 2 units of Science including Biology and Chemistry, Algebra II or concurrently enrolled in Algebra II

Course description

PHYSICS In Physics; students conduct laboratory and field investigations; use scientific methods during investigations; and make informed decisions using critical thinking and scientific problem solving. Students study a variety of topics that include: laws of motion; changes within physical systems and conservation of energy and momentum; forces; thermodynamics; characteristics and behavior of waves; and atomic; nuclear; and quantum physics. Students will acquire factual knowledge within a conceptual framework; practice experimental design and interpretation; work collaboratively with colleagues; and develop critical thinking skills.

School country

United States

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School / district Address

2550 Wilmeth Rd, McKinney, TX

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Requested competency code

Lab Science

Date submitted



Approved competency code

  • LPHY
  • Physics

Approved date

Online / Virtual