F1141 Introduction into Physics, seminar

Faculty of Science
Autumn 2009
Extent and Intensity
0/2. 2 credit(s). Type of Completion: z (credit).
Mgr. Petr Klenovský, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
Mgr. Vlastimil Křápek, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
Mgr. Richard Štoudek, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
Guaranteed by
prof. RNDr. Josef Humlíček, CSc.
Department of Condensed Matter Physics - Physics Section - Faculty of Science
Contact Person: prof. RNDr. Eduard Schmidt, CSc.
Timetable of Seminar Groups
F1141/01: Thu 10:00–11:50 F1,01014
F1141/02: Wed 18:00–19:50 F3,03015
F1141/03: Tue 11:00–12:50 F1,01014
NOW ( F1140 Introduction into Physics )
Requirements of physics on the level of grammar school and lecture Introduction to physics(Úvod do fyziky).
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is offered to students of any study field.
Course objectives
After successful passing of the course, the students should be able to
- list and explain basic methods of physical exploration of the surrounding world
- debate the application of the methods in particular cases of seeking answers for fundamental problems of natural scineces
- discuss the current reality concepts based on the physical research.
  • 1. What is physics. History. Relation to mathematics and natural sciences. 2. Physical research. Observation, experiment, theory, model. 3. Measurement. Basic physical quantities. Systems of units. Practical measurement. 4. Space, time and motion. Kinematics. Dynamics. Special theory of relativity. 5. Interaction in nature. Fundamental interactions. Field. 6. Fundamental physical constants. e, c, h... 7. Physical laws. Conservation laws. 8. Order and chaos. 9. Micro-world. Structure of matter. Particles. Quantum physics. 10.Mezo-world. Gases, liquids, solid state, granular matter. 11.Macro-world. Universe.
  • HALLIDAY, David, Robert RESNICK and Jearl WALKER. Fyzika :vysokoškolská učebnice obecné fyziky. Edited by Bohumila Lencová - Jan Obdržálek - Petr Dub. Vyd. 1. V Brně: Vysoké učení technické, 2000. vii, s. 10. ISBN 80-7196-214-7. info
Teaching methods
class discussion, group projects
Assessment methods
At least 50 % success on each written test.
Individual demonstration of the selected problems.
Attendance at least 70 %.
Language of instruction
Further Comments
Study Materials
The course can also be completed outside the examination period.
The course is taught annually.
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2007 - for the purpose of the accreditation, Autumn 2010 - only for the accreditation, Autumn 2000, Autumn 2001, Autumn 2002, Autumn 2003, Autumn 2004, Autumn 2005, Autumn 2006, Autumn 2007, Autumn 2008, Autumn 2010, Autumn 2011, Autumn 2011 - acreditation, spring 2012 - acreditation, Autumn 2012, Autumn 2013, Autumn 2014, Autumn 2015, Autumn 2016, autumn 2017, Autumn 2018, Spring 2020, Spring 2021.
  • Enrolment Statistics (Autumn 2009, recent)
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