Physics A Level
Year 12 overview
Year 12 will cover the first four modules of the course, outlined below:
Module 1: Development of Practical Skills
Module 2: Foundations in Physics
Module 3: Forces and Motion
Module 4: Electrons, Waves and Photons.
You will also complete at least 6 required practical tasks (PAGs) that contribute to your practical skills qualification.
Year 13 overview
In year 13 you will cover the remaining two modules
Module 5: Newtonian World and Astrophysics
Including Units: Thermal Physics, Circular Motion, Oscillations, Gravitational Fields and Astrophysics and Cosmology
Module 6: Particle and Medical Physics
Consisting of Units: Capacitors, Electric Fields, Electromagnetism, Nuclear and Particle Physics and Medical Imaging.
You will also complete the remaining required practical tasks (PAGs) that make up the practical skills qualification.
What our students say
This was my favourite subject because I can watch most science shows and actually understand what they are talking about.