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Physics at Sir John Nelthorpe School (Brigg Sixth Form)

Course description

Throughout the Physics course you will develop:

your ability to learn independently

your experimental and investigative skills

your research communication and IT skills

your mathematical skills

You will also learn lots of new and exciting Physics covered in the following 6 units:


Electrons, Waves and Photons

Practical Skills in Physics 1

The Newtonian World

Fields, Particles and Frontiers of Physics

Practical Skills in Physics 2

GCE Physics A is a specification

at Advanced Subsidiary (AS) and A-Level.

Examined by OCR


Those looking for a better understanding of the world around them, how it functions and how to tackle all kinds of problems.

Entry requirements

Normal Sixth Form entry requirements including at least GCSE Grade B in Physics or Dual Science and also GCSE Grade B in Mathematics.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Sir John Nelthorpe School (Brigg Sixth Form) directly.

Last updated date: 17 June 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 Years