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VCE Physics


The latest editions of Jacaranda’s Physics series for VCE Units 1-4 provide comprehensive coverage of the new VCAA Study Design for 2016-2021.


Discover Jacaranda’s Physics series

VCE Units 1 – 4
Dan O’Keefe | Graeme Lofts | Peter Nelson | Peter Pentland | Ross Phillips | Murray Anderson


The Physics series provides robust content, integrated with compelling digital resources, that enable every Physics student to reach their full potential.

Product suite includes:

eBookPLUS The electronic version of the student textbook that also includes a range of additional digital resources such as videos, interactivities, links to relevant support material on the internet and downloadable documents, spreadsheets, presentation files and worksheets for easy customisation and editing.
eBookPLUS + Print The familiar textbook, which also includes an activation code for eBookPLUS.
studyON Jacaranda’s unique exam preparation tool, now included for free and fully integrated across the entire series.
eGuidePLUS The teacher’s guide, which includes an electronic version of the entire student textbook (eBookPLUS) plus complementary and customisable digital resources designed for teachers such as printables, fully worked solutions, answers to all questions and practical activities, curriculum planners and teacher advice.

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Features


A dedicated Practical Investigations chapter leads students through the key skills and provides advice and practical ideas for investigations

Jacaranda’s unique exam preparation tool, studyON, is now included and fully integrated with the series for greater value for money

Chapter reviews summarise key concepts and graded end-of-chapter questions regularly evaluate student knowledge and understanding

Sample problems throughout the chapter improve students’ understanding by stepping through worked solutions

Exciting new HTML5 interactivities and videos have been optimised for all devices

studyON now comes with Jacaranda’s Physics series—free.


studyON now comes with all new Jacaranda VCE texts across seven core subjects (Biology, Business Management, Chemistry, Health and Human Development, Physical Education, Physics and Psychology) for even greater value for money.

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Titles in Jacaranda’s Physics series

Choose from two formats: digital only, or digital and print.

  • PRINT + EBOOKPLUS + STUDYON

    Title: Physics 1 VCE Units 1 and 2 Textbook + eBookPLUS + studyON
    ISBN: 9780730321484
    Author(s): O’Keefe, Lofts, Pentland, Phillips
    Publish date: October 2015
    RRP: $94.95
    Year: 11
    Delivery: Student eBookPLUS with printed text and studyON

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  • EBOOKPLUS + STUDYON

    Title: Physics 1 VCE Units 1 and 2 eBookPLUS + studyON
    ISBN: 9780730326847
    Author(s): O’Keefe, Lofts, Pentland, Phillips
    Publish date: November 2015
    RRP: $64.95
    Year: 11
    Delivery: Activation code

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  • EGUIDEPLUS

    Title: Physics 1 VCE Units 1 and 2 eGuidePLUS
    ISBN: 9780730321491
    Author(s): O’Keefe, Lofts, Pentland, Phillips
    Publish date: December 2015
    RRP: $114.95
    Year: 11
    Delivery: Teacher activation code

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Choose from two formats: digital only, or digital and print.

  • PRINT + EBOOKPLUS + STUDYON

    Title: Physics 2 VCE Units 3 and 4 Textbook + eBookPLUS + studyON
    ISBN: 9780730328841
    Author(s): O’Keefe, Lofts, Pentland, Phillips
    Publish date: August 2016
    RRP: $94.95
    Year: 12
    Delivery: Student eBookPLUS with printed text and studyON

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  • EBOOKPLUS + STUDYON

    Title: Physics 2 VCE Units 3 and 4 with eBookPLUS + studyON
    ISBN: 9780730334064
    Author(s): O’Keefe, Lofts, Pentland, Phillips
    Publish date: January 2017
    RRP: $64.95
    Year: 12
    Delivery: Activation code

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  • EGUIDEPLUS

    Title: Physics 2 VCE Units 3 and 4 eGuidePLUS
    ISBN: 9780730328865
    Author(s): O’Keefe, Lofts, Pentland, Phillips
    Publish date: January 2017
    RRP: $114.95
    Year: 12
    Delivery: Teacher activation code

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Media gallery


  • Content navigation

    content_navigation-physicsEach topic can be broken down into sections for easy navigation

  • Resource menu

    Resource_newThe resources tab allows for quick and easy access to a range of available resources for each topic

  • Interactivities

    Interactivity_newInteractivities allow students to check their understanding of key content

  • Links to studyON

    studyONLinks to studyON provide concise, concept summary screens, relevant examples and practice questions to reinforce learning

  • Videos


    A range of videos visually explain concepts to engage students while encouraging in-depth understanding 

How to buy


The Jacaranda Physics series can be purchased direct from Jacaranda or through a bookseller. Prices and options are outlined below:

Individual purchase Institutional license
Pricing

Jacaranda Physics 1 VCE Units 1 and 2

Print + eBookPLUS + studyON – $94.95

eBookPLUS + studyON – $69.95

eGuidePLUS – $114.95

Jacaranda Physics 2 VCE Units 3 and 4

Print + eBookPLUS + studyON – $94.95

eBookPLUS + studyON – $69.95

eGuidePLUS – $114.95

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