PHYSICS 4950/5950 Readings in Physics: Electricity & Magnetism in Physics Education

This physics course will provide experiences in electricity, magnetism, optics, etc. using the high school physics education curricular resources of PRISMS PLUS and Modeling Instruction, with emphasis on practices aligned with the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS). This course is part of a program that provides teachers with a means to complete the requirements for the State of Iowa Grades 5-12 Physics and All Science endorsements.

Course details

Term: 
Summer 2021
Section: 
60
Class Nbr: 
30752/30754
Units: 
3
Dates: 
Jul 6, 2021 - Jul 30, 2021
Meeting times: 
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 9am-12pm
Course notes: 

$30 PRISMS PLUS online access fee and $60 license fee for AMTA charged to UBill. Membership in Am. Modeling Teachers Association required, application form for discounted membership sent to students from AMTA.

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