We know that many schools are now using what we might call “core” experiments for their assignments. We are producing guidance on these investigations. The guidance is designed for staff, not students. We don’t suggest you give it to them unedited as there could be too much information regarding variable range etc. Our aim is to describe set ups that work and give good results.

This is an evolving document. So far we have covered:

Charging a capacitor

Internal resistance

Motion down a slope

Higher assignments – click to download