Upper Level Physics Course

An upper level lecture course. This example demonstrates how a divided class might work and incorporate significant group work.

Course type

Upper level Physics course

Examples

Physics 374,375,376

Class size

10 – 20

Room capacity

~ 15

Asynchronous

3-4 weekly lecture videos about 15 minutes apiece

Synchronous

Synchronous classroom activities with ½ of class meet on alternate class days. Mixed discovery activities (group work), short clarifying presentations by instructor

Assessments

2 midterm exams + Final Exam – Done in class using lab space to create spacing.

Assignments

Weekly homework submitted electronically in pdf form.