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A Level Physics at Clarendon Sixth Form College

Course description

Full time programme

Course content

'In year 1 of the course you will study mechanics, materials, waves, electricity and quantum physics. This includes topics such as projectile motion, moments, wave particle duality and electrical circuits. In year 2 of the course you will move on to study periodic motion, nuclear and thermal physics, fields and an optional unit. The option can be chosen from medical physics, astrophysics, engineering physics, electronics or turning points in physics.In both years you will undertake experimental investigations where you will develop your practical skills and report writing. Each year has 6 assessed practicals and these will be completed throughout your time at college.Here at Clarendon we follow the AQA Physics syllabus - for more information on the content of the course please visit the AQA website.If you chose to study AS Physics at Clarendon you must also study AS Maths as one of your other subjects.

Entry requirements

'Specific entry requirements, these are on top of the general entry requirements for A-level (which is 5 GCSEs graded 4-9), a grade 6 in GCSE Maths and a grade 6 in GCSE Physics (or 2 grade 6s in core and additional science)

Future opportunities

'A Level Physics offers a wide range of progression routes to both employment and Higher Education encompassing architecture and engineering to medical physicist and radiographer.

Further information

For Further Information Contact Course Enquiries on 0161 908 6789

How to apply

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Last updated date: 10 December 2018
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