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Physics at Plume College

Course description

The Edexcel GCE Physics course is designed to give a flexible and stimulating approach to studying A Level Physics.

  • In addition to traditional concepts, students will study modern contexts in which Physics is used. A variety of areas from food manufacture up to exploration of fundamental particles are explored.
  • Questions asked will range from movement of objects and how every day materials behave to questions about the future of the Universe and what we can learn by observing the stars.
  • Learning is enhanced by visits to sites of interest, including a bi-annual trip to visit the Large Hadron Collider at CERN, Switzerland.

  • Entry requirements

    GCSE grade B in Physics or B in Science and Additional Science grades B, B and GCSE grade B in Mathematics as numeracy and mathematical skills are important in Physics.

    How to apply

    If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Plume College directly.

    Last updated date: 21 May 2014

    Key information

    • Start date: Next September
    • Duration: 2 years