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AS/A2 Physics at St John's Catholic School & Sixth Form College - A Catholic Academy

Course description

Is this course for me?

  • This course will appeal to those students who:
  • Are willing to think around problems
  • Have an interest in all of the science subjects
  • Enjoy the challenge of using scientific knowledge in new situations
  • Enjoy to carry out practical science

Course Overview

This course is made up of 6 units

AS Level

  • Unit 1 Mechanics
  • Unit 2 Electrons, Waves and Photons
  • Unit 3 Practical Skills in Physics

A2 Level

  • Unit 4 The Newtonian World
  • Unit 5 Fields, Particles and Frontiers of Physics
  • Unit 6 Practical Skills in Physics 2

Entry requirements

Grade B or above in both GCSE Science and GCSE Additional Science, or grade B or above in GCSE Physics. Grade B in GCSE Mathematics is also required.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact St John's Catholic School & Sixth Form College - A Catholic Academy directly.

Last updated date: 17 March 2015

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1-2 years

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