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IBDP Physics at Broadgreen International School

Course description

Standard Level

1. Measurements and uncertainties

2. Mechanics

3. Thermal physics

4. Waves

5. Electricity and magnetism

6. Circular motion and gravitation

7. Atomic, nuclear and particle physics

8. Energy production

Additional Higher Level

9. Wave Phenomena

10. Fields

11. Electromagnetic induction

12. Quantum and Nuclear Physics

Plus one option from the following:

1. Relativity

2. Engineering physics

3. Imaging

4. Astrophysics 


Entry requirements

Grades A*-C in at least 6 GCSE subjects. Of these, English and Maths must be at Grade C or above, Additional Science/Physics GCSE grade B. As well as an academic requirement, we expect you to demonstrate an interest in world events and a commitment to making a difference in your community. World citizenship is at the heart of the IB philosophy and we will be discussing your interests, experiences and aspirations at your interview.



Paper 1 – 20% (45 minute exam)

Paper 2 – 40% (75 minute exam)

Paper 3 – 20% (60 minute exam)

Internal Assessment – 20% (15 hours)

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Broadgreen International School directly.

Last updated date: 02 September 2016

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