Physics A Level at The Sweyne Park School
Physics is an exploration of rules describing the behaviour of matter and energy on every scale - from the interaction of subatomic particles such as quarks, to the motion of objects, to the evolution of stars, galaxies and the universe. Discoveries and inventions have transformed our lives, fuelling the modern technological revolution. In physics, the sky is certainly not the limit: the potential is limitless!
Mechanics (Newtonion laws), materials and waves, electrons and photons, particles, quantum phenomena, electricity and astrophysics. Data handling, use of formulae, and numerical relationships.
Directly related: Sound engineer, therapeutic or diagnostic radiologist, satellite engineer, medical physicist, aeronautical engineer, research scientist, geophysicist, nuclear engineer and nanotechnologist
Further afield: Meteorologist, product development scientist, technical author, defence industry, manufacturing, business management eg in energy sector, commerce and accountancy.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Sweyne Park School directly.