Mastering Physics

Adaptive Follow-Ups

Now Mastering continuously adapts to each student, offering an even more personalized learning experience.

Adaptive Follow-Up Assignments are based on each student’s performance on your homework assignments and on all work in the course to date, including core prerequisite topics.

Tutorials and Coaching

Learn physics by practicing physics

Coaching and Socratic hints emulate the office hour experience.

Help students make connections to the real world

PhET Tutorials

Assign new tutorials using the interactive research-based simulations from the PhET Group at the University of Colorado, Boulder.

Improving student results

MasteringPhysics is the only online physics homework system with research showing that it improves student learning. A wide variety of published papers based on NSF-sponsored research and independent tests illustrate the benefits of MasteringPhysics.

Learning Catalytics

A “bring your own device” student engagement, assessment, and classroom intelligence system

This video, featuring co-founders Eric Mazur and Brian Lukoff of Harvard University, explains how Learning Catalytics helps instructors analyze students’ critical-thinking skills during lecture.

Mastering® is the most effective, widely used online tutorial, homework, and assessment system for science courses. It is designed with the single purpose of helping students reach more moments of true understanding that lead to better results. Mastering coaches students through personalized learning experiences, while collecting diagnostic information to support data-driven, just-in-time teaching.

Pearson MyLab and Mastering series delivers engaging online solutions that include customizable content and highly personalized, adaptive study paths, responsive learning tools, and real-time evaluation and diagnostics.