Checking date: 26/04/2018

Course: 2019/2020

Physics II
Study: Bachelor in Electrical Power Engineering (222)

Coordinating teacher: CRUZ FERNANDEZ, ROSA MARIA DE LA

Department assigned to the subject: Department of Physics

Type: Basic Core
ECTS Credits: 6.0 ECTS


Branch of knowledge: Engineering and Architecture

Students are expected to have completed
The students should know Elemental Physics about Electricity and Magnetism at level of High School.
Competences and skills that will be acquired and learning results. Further information on this link
Basic knowledge of the physical fundaments to be able to resolve problems in Engineering related to Electromagnetism- Necessary skills for the development and resolution of problems. - Necessary skills for the mathematical tools. - Mesearuments and experimental anlysises of magnitudes related to Electromagnetism.
Description of contents: programme
Coulomb law. Electric field. Gauss law. Electric potential. Conductors. Capacitors, dielectric and energy. Electric current. Magnetic forces and magnetic fields. Sources of magnetic field. Magentic materials. Faraday-Lenz law. Electric oscillations. Electromagnetic waves.
Learning activities and methodology
Magister and practical teaching sessions. Also, it is necessary the attendance of students to laboratory sesions.
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 60
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 40
Basic Bibliography
  • P. Tipler. Physics. Vol 2, Ed. Reverte. 2005
  • Serway-Jewett. Physics for Scientists and Engineers. 9th editon Boston (USA). 2012
  • W.Bauer and G.D. Westfall. University Physics with Modern Physics. Vol 2. 2012

The course syllabus and the academic weekly planning may change due academic events or other reasons.