The Electromagnetic Spectrum

Curriculum support20 minsFREE

Key takeaways
Describe the electromagnetic spectrum as a continuous spectrum, labelling it in
terms of frequency and wavelength.
Describe the uses and dangers of the long wavelengths.
Describe the uses and dangers of the short wavelengths.
Jamie JohnsonHost: Jamie (BSc (Hons), MSc, PGCE) is a Science teacher who is passionate about breaking down complex topics into digestible bites for students.

The electromagnetic spectrum encompasses all wavelengths of light, in clouding visible light. In this class, students will learn that the electromagnetic spectrum is a continuous spectrum as well as a better understanding of the uses and danger of long and short wavelengths. This class is aimed at students in Years 10 and 11 and is a great tool for revision so that students feel confident going into exams.

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Suitable for:

This class is suitable for students in Years 10 and 11 or S3 and S4.

Class requirements:

A calculator, pen and paper to make notes may be required for this class.

What to expect:
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