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A Level in Physics

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Course overview

Have you ever fancied going into Space, designing aircraft, be a radiographer, discover new particles, derive new cleaner sources of energy or do you simply have a desire to know how things work? If so, Physics A Level is a great option for you.

Course information

All students will cover topics in:

  • Measurements and their errors
  • Particles and radiation
  • Waves
  • Mechanics and materials
  • Electricity
  • Further mechanics and thermal physics
  • Fields and their consequences
  • Nuclear physics

You may also opt to study:

  • Astrophysics
  • Medical physics
  • Engineering
  • Turning points
  • Electronics