Course Catalog

Advanced Placement Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism (#2003425)

Grades:
9,10,11,12
GPA Weighting:
Yes
SUS Admissions:
Yes
Bright Futures:
Yes
NCAA:
No
Graduation Requirements:

Equally Rigorous

Assessment:

Advanced Placement Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism Exam

Placement Consideration:

Students should have taken or be concurrently taking calculus.

Prerequisites:

Students should have taken or be concurrently taking calculus.

Next Course in Progression:
N/A
Other Information:

College Board course exam and description located here.

Approved Resources:

Approved resources are selected from the Example Textbook List on the course audit page located here: https://apcentral.collegeboard.org/courses/ap-physics-c-electricity-and-magnetism/course-audit

Course Description:

AP Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism is a one-semester, calculus-based, college-level physics course, especially appropriate for students planning to specialize or major in one of the physical sciences or engineering. Students cultivate their understanding of physics through classroom study and activities as well as hands-on laboratory work as they explore concepts like change, force interactions, fields, and conservation.