Elementary Concepts in Experimental Physics

Module PH9030

This module handbook serves to describe contents, learning outcome, methods and examination type as well as linking to current dates for courses and module examination in the respective sections.

Module version of SS 2016 (current)

There are historic module descriptions of this module. A module description is valid until replaced by a newer one.

available module versions
SS 2016WS 2013/4

Basic Information

PH9030 is a semester module in German language at pre-studies level which is offered in summer semester.

This Module is included in the following catalogues within the study programs in physics.

  • Service Modules for Students of other Disciplines

If not stated otherwise for export to a non-physics program the student workload is given in the following table.

Total workloadContact hoursCredits (ECTS)
90 h  h 3 CP

Responsible coordinator of the module PH9030 is Wilhelm Auwärter.

Content, Learning Outcome and Preconditions


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Courses, Learning and Teaching Methods and Literature

Courses and Schedule

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Module Exam

Description of exams and course work

The learning outcomes of the module are tested in a 90-minute written test. The student's understanding of the fundamental concepts of experimental physics is tested using open questions and questions with predefined multiple answers; the test also includes applied examples that must be resolved analytically. The following aids are permitted: calculator, handwritten list of formulas (a maximum of 1 A4 page, handwritten on two sides, also known as a cheat sheet).

Current exam dates

Currently TUMonline lists the following exam dates. In addition to the general information above please refer to the current information given during the course.

Prüfung zu Grundlegende Konzepte der Experimentalphysik
Do, 29.9.2016 Physik II: 215
Individueller Prüfungzeitpunkt wird rechtzeitig bekannt gegeben. bis 15.9.2016 (Abmeldung bis 22.9.2016)

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