Overview
Important formulas that are on our Year 11 sheet but not on the Year 12 sheet

W = F s

V = I R

P = V I

Year plan
Term Week Topics & subtopics

Tasks (SASTA 1st Ed.)

(SASTA 2nd Ed.)
Term 1 Week 1 Motion: motion equations, component calculations, projectile calculations, air resistance Textbook Q1, 3, 5-6, 8, 10, 12

Q8,11,14,16,18,21
Q1,3,6,23,25,27

Term 1 Week 2 Practical Investigation: Projectile Motion Formative Task: Projectiles Q29,31,33,36,37
Term 1 Week 3 Newton's second law in terms of momentum, conservation of momentum, spacecraft propulsion Textbook Q15-16, 18-19, 22, 24a-b, 25  
Term 1 Week 4 Centripetal acceleration, banking of curves, acceleration due to gravity Textbook Q27-28, 31a(1), 33b-c  
Term 1 Week 5 Universal gravitation, satellites, Kepler's laws of planetary motion Textbook Q34a-b, 35a-b, 36  
Term 1 Week 6 Revision: Motion

Textbook Q2, 4, 7, 9, 11, 13-14, 17, 20-21, 23, 24c-d, 26, 29, 30, 32a-b,d, 34c-d, 35c-d, 37
Review Test 1 except Q1g, 2
Summative Test

Q2,4,9,12,15,19,22,26,30,34,39,40,46,49,51,56,59,62,65,68,70,71b,f,73,75,78,81,83skip2,87,90,93,95,99,102
Term 1 Week 7 Electricity and Magnetism: Coulomb's law, vector sum of charge forces, electric fields, electric field inside a conductor Textbook Q48, 50-51, 53-55, 57-58  
Term 1 Week 8 Corona discharge, potential difference, field strength between plates, motion parallel and perpendicular Textbook Q59, 60-61, 64  
Term 1 Week 9 Magnetic fields and forces, circular motion in a magnetic field, production of radioisotopes, magnetic field in a cyclotron Textbook Q67, 69-71, 74, 76  
Term 1 Week 10 Practical Investigation: Magnetic Field Strength Summative Task: Magnetism  
Term 1 Week 11 Magnetic flux, electromagnetic induction, transformers Textbook Q79, 80, 82, 85-86  
Term 2 Week 1 Revision: Electricity and Magnetism Textbook Q49, 52, 56, 62-63, 65-66, 68, 72-73, 75, 77-78, 81, 83-84, 87
Review Test 2
Summative Test
Q121,126,129b,131,135,137,138,141,144,147,152,154,157,159,162,165,168,172,176,178,182,184,187,190,194,198
Term 2 Week 2 Science as a Human Endeavour Investigation Summative Task: SHE  
Term 2 Week 3 Revisit: Motion Study Guide Questions Q5,7,10,13,17,20,24,28,32,35,38,43,47,50,53,54,57,60,63,66,69,71c,d,76,79,82,84,88,91,96,100,103
Term 2 Week 4 Light and Waves: Antennae, plane of polarisation, monochromatic and coherent light Textbook Q88-89  
Term 2 Week 5 Superposition of waves, interference of two point sources, Young's double slit experiment, diffraction grating Textbook Q91-92, 94  
Term 2 Week 6 Photons, photoelectric effect, wave behaviour of particles Textbook Q97, 99-100, 105  
Term 2 Week 7 Revision: Light and Waves Textbook Q90, 93, 95-96, 98, 101, 106
Review Test 3 Q1e, 2a(1), c-d
Summative Test
 
Term 2 Week 8 Practical Investigation: Design Summative Task: Design  
Term 2 Week 9 Revisit: Electricity and Magnetism Study Guide Questions  
Term 2 Week 10 Atoms and Relativity: Incandescence, emission spectra, discrete frequencies in spectra Textbook Q107-108  
Term 3 Week 1

Features of an X-ray spectrum, production of X-rays, X-ray photographs, characteristic X-rays

Textbook Q102, 104  
Term 3 Week 2 Emission spectrum of hydrogen, absorption spectra Textbook Q109-110  
Term 3 Week 3 Ionisation energy, fluorescence, spontaneous and stimulated emission Textbook Q112  
Term 3 Week 4 Coherent light by stimulated emission, population inversion, lasers Textbook Q114  
Term 3 Week 5 Gauge bosons, fundamental particles, quarks, lepton and baryon numbers, annihilation Textbook Q116-119, 121  
Term 3 Week 6 Time dilation, relativistic subatomic particles, length contraction, mass increase Textbook Q39a-b, 40, 41, 43, 46  
Term 3 Week 7 Revision: Atoms and Relativity Textbook Q103, 111, 113, 115, 120, 42, 44-45, 47
Review Test 1 Q1g, 2
Review Test 3 Q1a-d,f-g, 2a(2), 2b, 3
Summative Test
 
Term 3 Week 8 Revisit: Motion, Light and Waves Study Guide Questions  
Term 3 Week 9 Revisit: Electricity and Magnetism, Atoms and Relativity Study Guide Questions  
Term 4 Revision and exam