All about our Physics A-Level course:

A taste...

The fact that the universe is governed by simple equations is compelling - but to understand these equations is truly amazing! Throughout the course, you will come to learn these laws and apply them to everyday observations. Experimentation will be used to reinforce theory - where core practical skills will be embedded continuously in a variety of contexts.

The details

In year 1 you begin your journey with fundamental principles of Physics - Particle and Quantum Physics. You will be exposed to a fascinating spectrum of Particles which are key to understanding and explaining the existence of our Universe. Distinctive modules include: - Particle and quantum physics - Engineering physics - Nuclear physics - Field physics and their effect

How is this course assessed?

This course is 100% exam based.

Examining Body


What about careers?

You can go onto study a Science or related subject at university. Studying Physics can lead to careers in; Engineering, Medicine, Architecture & Computer Science.

Which other courses does this combine well with?

Combines well with; Applied Science, Biology, Chemistry, Health and Social Care & Psychology.


Career Prospects