Physics AS and A Level at The Oxford Academy
Becoming a student of AS/ A Level Physics will allow you to develop an interest and enthusiasm in all aspects of physics, leading you to further study and careers in this ever growing field of study.
You will have the opportunity to increase the depth and fundamental knowledge of physics through a range of topics as well as becoming equipped with the analytical, independent practical skills required for future study.
The physics team are experienced and committed to teaching you the key concepts within Physics to allow you to understand the way things work through the range of exciting theoretical and practical units in:
- Particles and Electricity
- Materials and Waves
- Nuclear Physics
- Practical Physics
There is an additional choice of units in the second year of study form Astrophysics, Medical Physics or Applied Physics.
5 A*-C including English level 5 and Maths level 6, with a minimum grade B in GCSE Physics or Core and Additional Science
There are a number of potential careers leading from an A Level in Physics including:
- Design Engineering
- Structural Engineering
- Aeronautical Engineering
- Marine Biology • Computational Fluid Dynamics
- Electrical Engineering
There are also opportunities for further study in any of these fields, with an A Level in Physics. Another course that might interest you is Level 3 Engineering.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Oxford Academy directly.