TRES0312 - Physics


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Home examination
Grade: Passed/Failed

Evaluation form Weighting Duration Examination aids Grade deviation
Home examination 100/100 4 hours

Course content

Mechanics: The laws of motion at constant acceleration, Newtons laws, friction, inclinde plane, work and energi.

Termodynamics: Temperature and heat, calorimetry and phase changes, heat capasity, internal energy and the first law of thermodynamics.

Ideal gas laws.

Electromagnetism: Ohms law, Kirchoffs rules, power, resistors in series and parallell.

Learning outcome

Learning outcomes - Knowledge:

The candidate has the necessary knowledge in the basic concepts and models in elementary physics.

The candidate knows the central laws in the topics of the cource.

Learning outcomes - Skills:
The candidate can solve phycical problems with matematics as a tool.


Learning outcomes - Expertise:

The candidate can, in a thoughtful and reasoned way, use his knowledge and skills in handeling various tasks.

Learning methods and activities

Pedagogicalmethods: Lectures and exercises

Compulsory requirements:

Compulsory exercises must be approved to get admission to the exam.

Compulsory assignments

  • Mandatory assignment

Further on evaluation

A 4 hour written exam.

Specific conditions

Exam registration requires that class registration is approved in the same semester. Compulsory activities from previous semester may be approved by the department.

Admission to a programme of study is required:
- (260TR)
Civil Engineering (003YV)
Civil Engineering (BIBYGG)
Computer Science (BIDATA)
Electrical Engineering (BIELEKTRO)
Mechanical Engineering (BIMASKIN)
Nautical Studies (353YV)
Physics (BFY)
Renewable Energy (BIFOREN)

More on the course

Version: 1
Study level: Preparatory test/preparatory course


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2020

Language of instruction: Norwegian

Location: Ålesund

Subject area(s)
Contact information
Course coordinator: Lecturer(s):

Department with academic responsibility
Department of ICT and Natural Sciences



Examination arrangement: Written examination

Term Status code Evaluation form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Spring UTS Written examination 100/100 C 09:00
Room Building Number of candidates

Examination arrangement: Home examination

Term Status code Evaluation form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Autumn ORD Home examination 100/100

Release 2020-11-30

Submission 2020-11-30

Release 09:00

Submission 13:00

Room Building Number of candidates
  • * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date. If more than one room is listed, you will find your room at Studentweb.

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