Physics education: Theoretical and experimental methods

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CoursePhysics education: Theoretical and experimental methods
Credits 6
Professor Tommaso ROSI

Brief content description

The course aims to introduce students to the world of Physics Education Research, focusing in particular on the educational aspects that relate to the world of teaching and always referring to the world of academic research in this field. This course aims to provide an introduction to the methodological aspects regarding teaching, such as the conduct of a lesson and the design of didactic sequences. The aim is to provide an introduction to the fundamental concepts of Physics Education Research and to the main techniques of didactic design of theoretical and experimental activities for the teaching of physics. Various experimental activities will be presented from a didactic point of view and some case studies will be considered adopting both traditional laboratory instrumentation and new technologies applied to the didactic laboratory of physics. The practical activities will be carried out directly by the students divided into working groups.

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