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Physics A-Level at St Bernard's Catholic Grammar School

Course description

The Physics B (Advancing Physics) course follows a context-led approach. Learners study physics in a range of different contexts, conveying the excitement of contemporary physics. The course provides a distinctive structure within which learners study fundamental physical concepts and physics in everyday and technological settings. Practical skills are embedded within the specification and learners are expected to carry out practical work in preparation for a written examination that will test these skills. At A-Level there is a practical endorsement with a separate Pass/Fail mark specifically for investigative skills.

Entry requirements

General entry requirements to the Sixth Form are a minimum of three Grade Bs and two Grade Cs at GCSE. Students must obtain at least Grade B at GCSE in the subjects to be studied at A/S level. To study Science students must obtain either an A or A* in Additional Science or the Science subject they wish to take.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact St Bernard's Catholic Grammar School directly.

Last updated date: 30 June 2015

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