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Syllabus of the course: Physics Lab III - Teaching Assistant


In this web page we provide the syllabus of the course Physics Lab III - Teaching Assistant, offered by the Department of Physics.
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CodeΦ-295
TypeC
ECTS3
Hours6
SemesterSpring
InstructorTh. Tzouros
ProgramSection A: Tuesday, 13:00-16:00
Section B: Tuesday, 16:00-19:00
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Goal of the courseThe course is addressed to students who already have a very good understanding of the methods used in the course "Physics Laboratory III - Optics" as well as the related physical phenomena. The goal of the course to the train the student, who acts as a Teaching Assistant (TA), in teaching the experimental methods and underlying physics to the students.
SyllabusThe role of the students who act as TAs is to assist their fellow students to understand the experiments their are about to perform and also evaluate their knowledge. The TAs discuss with the course instructor in order to identify and address the major difficulties the students have with the experiments.
Bibliography1. Hecht, Optics, Addison Wesley
2. Anastasakis, Modern Experimental Optics, Press of the National Technical University of Athens.
3. Fowles G. R. Introduction to Modern Optics, Dover
4. Introduction to Optics, 2nd edition, Frank L. Pedrotti and Leno S. Pedrotti (Prentice Hall) 1996.

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