This course builds upon the knowledge and skills gained at GCSE and extends it in preparation for further studies at university.
Year 1 - AS Level
You'll explore the following:
- Measurements and their errors
Year 2 - A Level
You'll explore the following core elements:
- Further Mechanics & Thermal Physics
- Fields and their consequences
Your knowledge and skills will be assessed in the following ways:
- Practical assessments
- Exams - you'll sit exams at the end of year 1 and year 2.
What can I study alongside this A Level?
Many students choose to study maths, psychology, business or another science subject depending on the university course or career they have in mind.
What are the career opportunities?
Physics is a subject very well regarded by universities and is important if you want to study engineering. It is also useful for economics, dentistry, veterinary science and computing.