Physics A level at Hylands School
A flexible approach where the specification is divided into topics, each covering different key concepts of physics. As students progress through the course, they build on their knowledge of the laws of physics, applying their understanding to areas from sub atomic particles to the entire universe.
Module 1: Development of Practical Skills in Physics
Module 2: Foundation of Physics
Module 3: Forces and Motion
Module 4: Electrons, Waves and Photons
Module 5: Newtonian World and Astrophysics
Module 6: Particles and Medical Physics
- GCSE Mathematics grade B or higher
- GCSE subject specific grade required: GCSE Science minimum grades A, B
- Pre-summer work required to be completed by students: Yes
- Students who achieve lower than GCSE subject specific grade may be accepted at the teachers’ discretion.
An A level qualification could lead to a career in; engineering, medicine, research, electronics, accountancy, communications, astronomy, or meteorology.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Hylands School directly.