Advanced Placement Physics Institute

PHY 6503 4 Quarter Hours
Course Level CPS - Graduate
Description Provides intensive training to high school teachers and prospective teachers of advanced placement physics. Designed to develop the students’ abilities to read, understand, and interpret physical information (verbal, mathematical, and graphical); describe and explain the sequence of steps in the analysis of a particular physical phenomenon or problem; use basic mathematical reasoning, perform experiments, and interpret the results of observations, including making an assessment of experimental uncertainties. Offers participants time to exchange classroom strategies and to work on the syllabus for their own AP course.


Students should refer to the CPS Prerequisite Table for course prerequisite and corequisite information.


Course Sections

There are no current sections scheduled for this course. Undergraduate course numbers changed beginning with the Fall 2016 term. Please make sure you are using the current course number.
Next Term Starts
  • Summer Graduate
    Jul 10, 2017 (4-, 6-, and 8-week classes)
    Aug 7, 2017 (4-week classes)
  • Fall Undergraduate
    Sep 4, 2017 (7.5- and 15-week classes)
    Oct 25, 2017 (7.5-week classes)
  • Fall Graduate
    Sep 18, 2017 (6- and 12-week classes)
    Oct 30, 2017 (6-week classes)

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