The new Physics Stage 6 Syllabus for Year 11 and 12 students in NSW brought with it a significant number of changes:

  • New content areas in thermodynamics and optics
  • Major modifications to mechanics, waves and electrodynamics
  • A substantial increase in the number of equations from 40 to 82.

The School of Physics at The University of Sydney is providing resources and professional learning opportunities to support schools and teachers in offering the new physics syllabus.

On this website each module of the new syllabus is broken down and the changes highlighted, followed by resources for teachers.