Experiment kit for first year physics students to undertake practicals at any place and any time

Parisi, Alfio and Turner, Joanna (2009) Experiment kit for first year physics students to undertake practicals at any place and any time. In: ALTC First Year Experience Curriculum Design Symposium 2009, 5-6 Feb 2009, Brisbane, Australia.

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This paper describes a take home experiment kit that was developed at the University of Southern Queensland, Toowoomba to allow students with a variety of educational backgrounds and from different disciplines in a first year Physics subject to undertake the experiments outside of the laboratory at a place and time that suits each individual student(Turner and Parisi, 2008). This can be done by
the students at any time at home in any town or country or any other place that suits the student

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Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Commonwealth Reporting Category E) (Paper)
Refereed: No
Item Status: Live Archive
Additional Information: Published version deposited in accordance with the copyright policy of the publisher. Support for the original work was provided by the Australian Learning and Teaching Council Ltd, an initiative of the Australian Government Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations.
Faculty / Department / School: Historic - Faculty of Sciences - Department of Biological and Physical Sciences
Date Deposited: 29 Mar 2011 02:11
Last Modified: 02 Jul 2013 23:24
Uncontrolled Keywords: physics; practicals; experiments; laboratory; diversity
Fields of Research : 02 Physical Sciences > 0299 Other Physical Sciences > 029999 Physical Sciences not elsewhere classified
13 Education > 1302 Curriculum and Pedagogy > 130212 Science, Technology and Engineering Curriculum and Pedagogy
URI: http://eprints.usq.edu.au/id/eprint/5743

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