PHYSICS 4950/5950 Readings in Physics: Mechanics for Physics Education

A physics course that provides experiences in motion, force, energy, and momentum, using physics education curricular resources with emphasis on practices aligned with the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS). The course is designed for current and future middle-level and secondary science teachers.

Course details

Term: 
Summer 2020
Section: 
60
Class Nbr: 
50945/50946
Units: 
3
Dates: 
Jul 6, 2020 - Jul 31, 2020
July 6 - July 31, 2020 -- arranged Zoom class meetings 3X per week from July 6-31 on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 9 am to noon.
Course notes: 

$30 course packet online access fee and $25 membership in Am. Modeling Teachers Association required.

Cohort: 
Physics Coursework for Iowa 5-12 Physics and All Science Endorsements - Open Cohort

Course delivery

Location: 
Zoom & Blackboard (eLearning)

Zoom is a desktop video conferencing system allowing for real-time interaction between instructors and students and requires access to a high-speed Internet connection, a webcam, and a headset microphone. Blackboard is a learning management system requiring Internet access and a web browser.

Instructor(s)

Lawrence Escalada
Jeffrey Morgan

Enrollment information

Questions?
Carolina Wilson

Continuing and Distance Education

(319) 273-2121