PHYS 101 :: Physics Illinois :: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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You will need to get FlipitPhysics access and do the first Prelecture and Checkpoint before you go to the first lecture.

  1. Go to
  2. Click on the Register button, and create an account using your email address
  3. Complete your profile, then click on the Enrollments Tab
  4. Click on the [Join a Course] link and enter UIP101SU18
  5. Enter your NetID (e.g. whatever is in front of in your email address) and click Enroll Course

You will need to join a second (FREE) FlipItPhysics class in order to have access to the course lab materials. The instructions below assume you have already signed up for FlipItPhysics as described above. 

  1. Go to and log into your account, (or if you are already logged in just click the account link at the top). 
  2. Click on the Join a Course link and enter code UIP101SU18_LAB  (e.g. same as the main course access code but with "_LAB" at the end)
  3. Enter your NetID (e.g. whatever is in front of "" in your email address) and click Enroll Course


Students must be on time and prepared for lecture.


The lab component of this class will count for 25% of your grade. You will do a hands-on Pre-Lab activity using your IOLab device before every lab, guided by theFlipItPhysics Lab course you signed up for above. In your weekly lab section you will work in groups to design and understand experiments and experimental data, also using your IOLab device.

One member of each group should upload your weekly lab report here:


Students must be on time and prepared for discussion.

Excused Absences

Academic Integrity