Higher education - Physics

Browse teaching resources for physics lecturers, including core texts by authors such as Knight, Young and Freeman.

Harvard Professor Eric Mazur co-developed our classroom response system, Learning Catalytics, which fosters student engagement in large cohorts.

Use MasteringPhysics to personalise learning for first year and non-specialist students, and empower them to grasp complex topics through online simulations and interactive content.

Discover why over half of all university physics readers choose Pearson. (Source: Nielsen, 2016) 

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Learning Catalytics

Offer students a supportive digital environment to practice their subject, complete assignments and test their understanding.

MasteringPhysics is an online programme that adapts to each student, creating an engaging, effective and measurable learning experience.

MasteringPhysics is designed to work with your set text. Choose from a range of texts available with MasteringPhysics.

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Instructor Resources

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"When there are graphs, MasteringPhysics presents things much more clearly than a textbook does because there are animations… It’s really helpful when the program explains the process of how to think about the problems and how to actually solve them."

— Student, Pennsylvania State University

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We work with universities to ensure students have access to learning materials associated with their course that are prescribed by course leaders. Our print and eBooks can be purchased via a number of retailers but you can browse our subject catalogue for the ISBN of your preferred edition and format.

The resources and support on this page have been developed for UK and Irish higher education institutions. Please use the links on our Educators page to navigate to UK schools, FE colleges, or overseas resources and support.