Academic Catalog

MSE443 HIGH SCHOOL PHYSICS CURRICULUM REVIEW I

Course Code: 4600443
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 6.0
Department: Mathematics And Science Education
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
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Offered Semester: Fall Semesters.

Course Content

Analysis of all topics in Turkish ninth and tenth grade physics curricula in detail; review of the physics concepts emphasizing the common misconceptions and learning difficulties related to these concepts in literature; the strategies in order to handle the misconceptions; examination of SS and YS questions and measuring tools to assess the misconceptions, achievement, skills and attitude; familiarizing students to the corresponding Turkish terms of the physics concepts in English.