Physics AS level at Edmonton County School
Physicists explore the fundamental nature of almost everything we know of. They probe the furthest reaches of the earth to study the smallest pieces of matter. Join them to enter a world deep beneath the surface of normal human experience.
Measurements and their errors, Particles and radiation, Waves, Mechanics and energy, Electricity.
Triple Science A*-B, and a B in unit 3 or Double Science A*-A grades plus a B in Maths
There is no coursework on this course. However, your performance during practicals will be assessed. At least 15% of the marks for A-level Physics are based on what you have learned in your practicals. The AS has two exams at the end of the year. Both are 1 hour 30 minutes long.
Further possible degree options
Mathematics, Physics, Mechanical Engineering, Computer Science, Civil Engineering, Economics, Business.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Edmonton County School directly.