Description of Individual Course Units
 Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course Unit Year of Study Semester Number of ECTS Credits 404001092006 PHYSICS II Compulsory 1 2 6
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Objectives of the Course
The aim of this course is to teach the basic concepts and principles of Newtonian Physics, and to show some interesting applications in the real world.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Dr.Öğr. Üyesi GÖKHAN UTLU, Dr.Öğr. Üyesi İpek Şahin
Learning Outcomes
 1 Being able to understand the basic concepts and principles of physics 2 Being able to prepare an experimental setup and to make presentations. 3 Being able to have an ability of asking and thinking about physics subjects. 4 Being able to learn the aplications of physics in daily life. 5 Being able to comprehend the features of new physical phenomena occuring as a result of technological developments. 6 Being able to apply the information of mathematics, science and engineering to the pyhsics problems. 7 Being able to formulate and interpret the pyhsics problems. 8 Being able to apply modern techniques and methods and to use modern tools which are neccessary for Physics applications.
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Dimension and Unit, Motion in One Dimension, Vectors, Motion in Two Dimensions, Newton’s Laws of Motion, Circular Motion, Work and Energy, Potential Energy and Conservation of Energy, Linear Momentum and Collision, Rotational Motion of a Rigid Body
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
 Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory 1 Properties of Electric Charges, Insulators and Conductors, Coulomb’s Law, The Electric Field, Electric Field of a Continuous Charge Distribution, Electric Field Lines, Motion of Charged Particles in a Uniform Electric Field Problem Solving 2 Electric Flux, Gauss’ Law, Application of Gauss’ Law to Charged Insulators Problem Solving 3 Conductors in Electrostatic Equilibrium, Potential Difference and Electric Potential, Potential Differences in a Uniform Electric Field Problem Solving 4 Electric Potential Energy of Point Charges, Electric Potential Due to Continuous Charge Distributions Problem Solving 5 Obtaining the Electric Field from the Electric Potential, The Electric Potential of a Charged Conductor Problem Solving 6 Definition of Capacitance, Calculation of Capacitance, Combinations of Capacitors Problem Solving 7 Energy Stored in a Charged Capacitor, Capacitors with Dielectrics, Electric Dipole in an External Electric Field Problem Solving 8 Midterm Exam 9 Electric Current, Resistance and Ohm’s Law Problem Solving 10 A Model for Electrical Conduction, Resistor and Temperature, Electrical Energy and Power Problem Solving 11 Electromotive Force, Resistors in Series and Parallel Problem Solving 12 Kirchhoff’s Rules, RC Circuits, The Potentiometer Problem Solving 13 Magnetic Field, Magnetic Force on a Current-carrying Conductor, Torque on a Current Loop in a Uniform Magnetic Field, Motion of a Charged Particle in a Magnetic Field Problem Solving 14 Hall Effect, The Biot-Savart Law, The Magnetic Force Between Two Parallel Conductors Problem Solving 15 Ampere’s Law, The Magnetic Field of a Solenoid, Magnetic Flux, Gauss’ Law in Magnetism, Displacement Current and the Generalized Ampere’s Law Problem Solving 16 Final Exam
Course Book(s): R. A. Serway and R. J. Beichner, Physics-II for Scientists and Engineers, Saunders College Publishing,2000 (5.Edition). Helper Book(s): 1. H.D.Young and R.A.Freedman, University Physics-II, Pearson, Addison Wesley,2008(12. Edition). 2.D.Halliday,R.Resnick,J.Walker, Fundamentals of Physics-I, John Wiley&Sons,INC,2005 (6.Edition)
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Activities are given in detail in the section of "Assessment Methods and Criteria" and "Workload Calculation"
Assessment Methods and Criteria
 Term (or Year) Learning Activities Quantity Weight Midterm Examination 1 60 Laboratory 1 40 SUM 100 End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities Quantity Weight Final Sınavı 1 100 SUM 100 Term (or Year) Learning Activities 40 End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities 60 SUM 100
Work Placement(s)
None