Learning Objective

In this lesson we will learn about the different types of electromagnetic radiation, how they are produced and how they can be used.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this lesson you will be able to:

  • Describe an electromagnetic wave and the electromagnetic spectrum.

  • Identify the different types of electromagnetic radiation.

  • Give examples of natural sources of the different types of electromagnetic radiation.

  • Give examples of uses of the different types of electromagnetic radiation.