Master in Teaching

Physics Endorsement

Physics

Minimum coursework expectations for this endorsement are 45 credits with significant lab work, as well as content that includes:

  • Use of mathematical concepts in the analysis of physical systems to include algebra, interpretation of graphs, vectors, matrix addition and multiplication calculus concepts
  • Mechanics to include kinematics, energy, momentum, gravitation
  • Electricity and magnetism
  • Waves and optics
  • Other major concepts to include fluid statics and dynamics, particle nature of matter, conservation laws, heat and temperature, Ideal Gas Law, thermodynamics
  • Applications of physics to biology, chemistry, earth/space science

For MiT admissions purposes, another endorsement is required with this endorsement science or math recommended.

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