Once you have registered in this Self Paced Online course at CLOC, please come to CLOC to meet with your teacher and receive orientation to your class. After this orientation, you will receive course materials and/or access to the course.
Teachers and orientation are available
Free to eligible BC Residents 18+ years old.
International Students: Please call CLOC at 604.945.4211 to register.
Monday - Friday 10:00 - 2:00 and
Monday - Thursday 4:00 - 9:00 pm
This online self-paced course is offered at our CLOC Learning Centre and has flexible start dates. CLOC, the Coquitlam Learning Opportunity Centre (map
) is located near Coquitlam Centre. Click here for schedule and parking information.
Students are expected to complete the course in 10 months. Many students complete in less time. Students are expected to complete 5% in the first month. Students will participate in various online activities which may include Moodle online lessons, online discussions, and e-mail interactions with the teacher. Students can also meet with the teacher by visiting CLOC. Please bring photo identification to CLOC on your visit - check the schedule
to plan your visit.
There is a $100 course deposit - refunded after course completion. Click here for more information.
Please click here
for more information about the course content.
Note: Your computer should have Windows 7 or later (with the latest version of Firefox or Chrome), or Mac OS 10 (with the most up to date version of Safari). Your Internet browser needs to be Internet Explorer 8.0 or Firefox 3.0 or later. Computers should also have the latest Flash Player, Flash Adobe Reader, and Java installed. High speed Internet is recommended. Computers should also have a microphone and speakers or a headset.
Physics is the study of the physical world. Physicists investigate the nature of matter and energy and how they are related. This course is comprised of two independent modules. Module 1 is all about Mechanics and covers five major topics: Kinematic, Dynamics, Circular Motion, Energy, and Rotational Motion. Module 2 is devoted to study of Electricity and Magnetism. The application of physics to everyday situations is highlighted throughout the course.