Overview

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Overview

Resources for teaching introductory quantum mechanics and modern physics with an emphasis on concepts and applications.

Type of Method Curriculum supplement, Tutorials
Level Designed for: IntermediateReferences coming soon
Can be adapted for: Teacher Preparation, Teacher Professional Development, High School, Intro College Calculus-based, Intro College Algebra-based, Intro College Conceptual, Upper-level
Setting Designed for: Lecture - Small (<30 students), Recitation/Discussion Session, Homework
Can be adapted for: Lecture - Large (30+ students), Studio
Coverage Many topics with less depth
Topics Modern / Quantum
Instructor Effort Medium
Skills Designed for: Conceptual understanding, Making real-world connections
Research Validation Based on research into: how students learnReferences coming soon, student ideas about specific topicsReferences coming soon
Compatible Methods Peer Instruction, PhET, JiTT, CGPS, Physlets, SCALE-UP, OSP, Thinking Problems, LA Program, CAE TPS, CU Modern, QuILTs, PI QM, Tutorials, Clickers
Similar Methods ABP Tutorials, CU Modern
Developer(s) Michael Wittman, Richard Steinberg, and Edward Redish
Website http://www.physics.umd.edu/perg/qm/qmcourse/welcome.htm