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138.038 Introduction to basic physics for computer science students
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2021S, VU, 3.0h, 4.5EC


  • Semester hours: 3.0
  • Credits: 4.5
  • Type: VU Lecture and Exercise
  • Format: Distance Learning

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to comprehend the materials presented in the lecture and to draw conclusions from them, as well as to actively communicate the contents presented during the lecture.

Subject of course

mechanics, vibrations & waves, thermodynamics, electricity & magnetism, optics, atomic physics

Teaching methods

Frontal lecture supported by lecture room experiments and numerical exercises on the blackboard.

Mode of examination


Additional information

Because of the Corona situation, the lecture will be given via ZOOM. The lecturers will be present in the lecture room, thus all lecture room experiments can be done, helping to better understand the subject of the lecture. We also plan to record this lecture, such that one is able to work through the content also later on.

Acces and additional infos to this lecutre via ZOOM is provided by the TUWEL course

Because of the specific lecture room situation, the lectures will be given always on
Wednesday and Thursday, 15:00 to 17:00 o'clock.

The first lecture (regarding organisation and schedules) will be given on Wednesday, March 3, 2021,3:00 p.m.




Examination modalities

written examinations


DayTimeDateRoomMode of examinationApplication timeApplication modeExam
Fri14:00 - 16:0021.10.2022HS 14A Günther Feuerstein written21.09.2022 10:00 - 20.10.2022 23:58TISSGesamtprüfung

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
02.02.2021 00:00 24.05.2021 23:00 26.05.2021 23:01

Registration modalities

Please sign in; this will allow you to download scripts and other documents reagrding the lecture "Grundlagen der Physik". 


Study CodeSemesterPrecon.Info
033 533 Medical Informatics 3. SemesterSTEOP
Course requires the completion of the introductory and orientation phase


Lecture notes for this course are available; check the relevant pages in TISS.

Previous knowledge

no pre-requirements.