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AQA A Level Physics (7407, 7408) at Archbishop Ilsley Catholic Technology College and Sixth Form Centre

Course description

A-level Physics allows students to appreciate how fundamental Science works and to study optional topics that particularly interest them. The course aims to enable pupils to appreciate the universe from the smallest quark to the largest galaxies.

 

 

Course content

Mechanics and materials

Particles and radiation

Waves

Electricity

Further mechanics and thermal Physics

Nuclear Physics

Astrophyics

 

 

 

Entry requirements

5 A*-C Grades at GCSE (with a minimum of Grades 4 in English and Maths)

A Grade in Physics at GCSE

Assessment

100% Exam at the end of 2 year course.

 

Future opportunities

Physics opens doors to a wide selection of careers and university courses.

A few examples include careers in the following industries:

Engineering

Transport

Games design

Environment and climate control

Law and finance

Medicine

 

Further information

Links to Videos/Media/Messages for your course

http://www.physics.org/careers.asp?contentid=381

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Archbishop Ilsley Catholic Technology College and Sixth Form Centre directly.

Last updated date: 10 November 2016
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