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What is Physics?
Physics is a field of science concerned with the study of matter and energy. It is the branch of science that explores the makeup of the universe and includes mechanics, thermodynamics, electromagnetism, nuclear physics, optics, radiation, acoustics, and much more.
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Free Online Physics Courses
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The internet has in many ways fulfilled its educational promise and can be an amazing resource to learn pretty much anything. This is especially true if you have an interest in physics, the study of matter, energy, and the fundamental interactions and forces of our universe. There are hundreds of great free courses available, with field-leading and even Nobel Prize-winning instructors.
To get you started, we distilled through the resources to come up with a list of 10 courses you can take right now and get your physics journey underway.
Here we go:
How Things Work: An Introduction to Physics
A great intro course that looks at physics in the context of everyday objects and processes. How does skating work? Why do things fall? The course uses the cases of ramps, wheels, bumper cars, and more to illuminate the physics of life around you. It is taught by us. We, a noted science educator, lecturer, author.
Fundamentals of Physics I
If you want to brush up on the essential concepts of physics, this course from us might be for you. Taught by physics brilliant professors, the lessons cover the principles and methods of physics, focusing on problem-solving, quantitative reasoning, and such concepts as Newtonian mechanics, special relativity, gravitation, waves, and thermodynamics.
Astrophysics: The Violent Universe
Would you like to know about some of the most mysterious phenomena in the Universe? This fun course will bring you up to speed on white dwarfs, supernovae, neutron stars, and black holes.
The 9-week course by us has over 60,000 people enrolled and is taught by the best professors.
From the Big Bang to Dark Energy
Want to get a general introduction to some of the main ideas about how the Universe was formed and where it’s going? The Big Bang, the formation of the elements, the Higgs Boson, dark matter, dark energy, and anti-matter all feature prominently in this 14-hour course, offered by us.
Physics: Intro to Electricity & Magnetism
Want to understand Electricity and Magnetism? Take this course that currently has over 16,000 online students! This course was created by our specialists, who worked previously in support of the International Space Station as a Mission Operations Analyst and conducted astronaut training before turning to teach physics. The course offers 46 lectures in over 4 hours of video content and additional materials.
Understanding Einstein: The Special Theory of Relativity
This interesting 8-week course, taught by our Academic Directors and historians of science, goes deep into how Einstein came up with his famous theory. While setting up the background in both history and theory, the class provides a richer understanding of the theory of relativity itself.
Quantum Mechanics: Wavefunctions, Operators, and Expectation Values
This advanced 7-week course from MIT will teach you the basics of quantum mechanics, introducing such concepts as wavefunctions, the Schrodinger equation, uncertainty relations, and the properties of quantum observables. The course is intended for people with previous college-level calculus and physics courses under their belt.
The currently archived but available course is taught by MIT physics professors, who are specialists in string theory and theoretical particle physics, along with MIT physics lecturer Jolyon Bloomfield.
Particle Physics: an Introduction
If learning about the workings of very small things sounds appealing and you love supercolliders, this is the course for you. In this class, you will learn about subatomic physics, including the properties of atomic nuclei, how to detect and accelerate particles, as well electromagnetic, strong, and weak interactions. And, of course, the Higgs Boson makes an appearance. The lessons will also talk about how to connect particle physics to astrophysics and the larger questions of the Universe.
This 31-hour course from us is taught by excellent professors, who work in experimental particle physics on European colliders like the LHC (Large Hadron Collider) in Switzerland. Their current focus is astroparticle physics in space.
Fundamental Lessons from String Theory
Is the Universe made of strings? If you’re ready to dive into some of the headier explanations for everything in existence, take this great master class which can be completed in a few hours. It is taught by the Harvard University physics professors was developed with the world-renowned string theorists.
Relativity and Astrophysics
If you want to further under understanding Einstein’s theory of relativity, you’d be interested in its connection to astronomy as explored in this course from us. Taught by astronomy professors, who are experts in theoretical astrophysics, the lessons will deepen your knowledge by zeroing in on special and general relativity as well as experimental tests you can carry out to study them. You will also get to analyze paradoxes in special relativity and learn how relativity affects daily situations.
The prerequisite for this 4-week (currently archived but available) course requires at least high school level math and physics or an intro college course in both.
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