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# Detailed SS1, SS2, SS3 Physics Scheme of Work

For students who are searching for the Physics scheme of work for SS1, SS2, and SS3, I have listed all the courses you will be taught for first term, second term, and third term in your different Senior Secondary Schools. ## SS1 Physics Scheme of Work

1. Fundamental and derived quantities and unites
2. Time:- position, distance and displacement

– position, distance and displacement

1. Motion
• Types of motion
• Methods/ways of reducing friction
1. Speed and velocity
• Types of speed
• Graphs
1. Rectilinear acceleration:
• Types of acceleration
• Work, Energy and power
1. Scalars and vectors
1. Heat energy
• Kinetic energy explanation of expansion
• Conduction, convection and radiation using kinetic energy
1. Electric charges
• Production of charges
• Types of charges
• Distribution of charges
1. Description and property of field
• Types of fields
1. Gravitational field
• Concepts of acceleration
1. Electric field
• Electric current
• Electrical power
1. Particulate nature of matter
• X-ray diffraction
• The atomic structure
• Kinetic theory of matter
• Structure of simple crystal
1. Fluids at rest and in motion
• Effects of surface tension
• Viscosity
1. Units of measurement
2. Solar collector
• Constructing a solar panel
• Application of solar technology
1. Electrical continuity testing
• Work energy and power (II)
• Energy transformation in mechanical system

## SS2 Physics Scheme of work

1. INTERACTION OF MATTER, SPACE AND TIME
• Objectives
• Position, distance and displacement
1. VECTORS
• Objectives
• Introduction
• Resolution of vectors
• Resultant of more than two vectors
• Evaluation
1. SPEED, VELOCITY AND ACCELERATION
• Objectives
• Introduction
• Speed
• Velocity
• Acceleration
• Distance time graph
• Velocity time graph
• Difference between velocity and speed
• Displacement time graph
1. EQUATIONS OF UNIFORMLY ACCELERATED MOTION
• Newton’s equations of motion
1. EQUILIBRUM OF FORCES
• Moment of force
• Equilibrium and principles of moment
• Centre of gravity
• Equilibrium of bodies in fluid
• Archimede’s principle
• The hydrometer
1. PROJECTILE
• Time of flight, maximum height, horizontal range of projectile
1. SIMPLE HARMONIC MOTION
• Speed and acceleration of a simple harmonic motion
• Relationship between angular acceleration and linear acceleration.
• Force vibration and resonance
1. LINEAR MOMENTUM
• Newton’s laws of motion
• Law of conversion of momentum
• Elastic and inelastic collision
1. MECHANICAL ENERGY
• Work
• Energy: mechanical energy, conversion of mechanical energy(potential energy, kinetic energy).
• Machine
1. HEAT AND TEMPERATURE
• Molecules explanation of temperature
• Measurement of temperature
• Scale of temperature
• Types of thermometer
• Construction and graduation of liquid in glass thermometer
• Thermometric thermometer
• Molecular explanation of thermometer
1. MEASUREMENT OF HEAT ENERGY
• Heat capacity and specific heat capacity
• Change of state
• Melting and freezing points
• The refridgerator
• Humidity
1. GAS LAW
• Gaseous expansion
• Boyles law
• Charles law
• Pressure law
• Ideal gas equation(general gas equation)
• Kinetic theory and its explanation of gas laws
• Measurement of gas pressure
1. Production and propagation of waves
• Types of waves
• Wave motion
• General representation of a wave
• Terms used in describing a wave and the relation between them
1. TYPES OF WAVES
• General wave equation
• Wave front
1. PROPERTIES OF WAVES
• Characteristic properties of wave
1. LIGHT WAVES
• Light energy
• Type of rays
• Types of object
• Rectilinear propagation of light
• The impact of rectilinear propagation of light
• The pin-hole camera
• Reflection of light from the plan surface
• Formation of an image on a plan mirror
1. SOUND WAVES
• The nature and production of sound waves
• Speed of sound waves
• Echoes
• Beats
• Musical sounds and their characteristics
• Force vibration
• Determination of the speed of sound in air using a resonance tube
• Modes of vibration of a stretched string(the Sonometre)

1. THE MOLECULAR THEORY
• Atom
• Diffusion
1. APPLICATION OF MUSICAL INSTRUEMTS
• Musical instruments
1. APPLICATION OF LENSES AND PLANE MIRROR
• Types of lensed
• Some basic terms associated with lens
• Power of the lens
• Simple microscope or magnifying glass
• The human eye
• The camera

## SS3 Physics Scheme of Work

1. ENERGY AND SOCIETY
• concepts of energy
• forms of energy
• sources of energy
• uses of energy
• energy and development
• environmental effects of energy use
1. CONVERSION OF ENERGY
• Energy transformation
• Forms of energy
1. PROPERTIES OF WAVES
• Properties of waves
• Propagation
1. ELECTROMAGNETIC WAVES
• Types of waves
• Uses of electromagnetic waves
1. ENERGY QUANTIZATION
• Atomic energy level
• Atomic spectra, colour and light frequency
• Einsteins photo-electric equation
• X-rays
1. ELECTRIC FIELD
• Cell
• Galvanometer conversions
• Resistivity and conductivity
• The principle of a potentiometer
1. CONDUCTION THROUGH LIQUID AND GAS
• Conduction through liquid
1. ELECTRIC FIELD
1. NUCLEAR PHYSICS
1. SIMPLE ALTERNATING(current circuit)
• Alternating current
• Summary
1. BASIC ELECTRONICS
• Electron and hole movement
• Reserve blazed
1. TYPES OF WAVES
• General wave equation
• Wave front

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### Bolarinwa Olajire

A lecturer, Educationist, PhD student at FUNAAB, and a Blogger.

### One Comment

1. Emmanuel Nwodor says:

Thanks
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