ISCI 6501: Physical Science for Teachers (4)
Lecture: 3, Lab: 2, Other: 0
This inquiry-based content and laboratory course is designed specifically for high school and middle grades teachers. Lectures are given on the basics of teaching physical science and recent advances in the field. Corresponding activities are presented using physics laboratory equipment and web simulations. Activities are tied to the Georgia Performance Standards and the National Science Education Standards. Teachers will analyze the concepts and models of the fundamental laws of physics with emphasis on computational skills.