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Udacity: Intro to Physics

 with  Andy Brown
Study physics abroad in Europe -- virtually! Learn the basics of physics on location in Italy, the Netherlands and the UK, by answering some of the discipline's major questions from over the last 2000 years.

Why Take This Course?

This unique class gives you the chance to see the sites where physics history was made and learn some of the subject's most captivating concepts.

Syllabus

### Lesson 1: How can we measure the circumference of the Earth?

Basics of geometry and trigonometry

### Lesson 2: How do objects move?

Data analysis and kinematics

### Lesson 3: What causes motion?

Forces, acceleration, and Newton’s Laws

### Lesson 4: How can we use motion?

Work, energy, and simple machines

### Lesson 5: How can we determine our longitude at sea?

Simple harmonic motion

### Lesson 6: What is electricity?

Charge and electric fields

### Lesson 7: What is left to discover?

Modern physics and open questions
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Cost Free Online Course
Pace Self Paced
Subject Physics
Provider Udacity
Language English
Hours 6 hours a week
Calendar 8 weeks long

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4 years ago
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Anonymous completed this course.
Outstanding beginners level course in physics. Doesn't try to teach you all of freshman physics but does manage to hit the high points while giving you a feel subject while keeping it fresh and interesting.
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5 years ago
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Anonymous completed this course.
Amazing class, you will need only basic algebra which you can pick up from Khan Academy if you need it. Andy is a great, passionate teacher and this course will make you want to go on and learn more about how the universe works.
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Dr Gurmeet Singh completed this course, spending 14 hours a week on it and found the course difficulty to be medium.
It is good option fort beginner. One should learn and gain its benefits. It covers all the fundamental aspects of the Physics fro the beginners.
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