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Physics AS level at The Dukeries Academy

Course description


  • Measurements and their errors
  • Particles and radiation
  • Waves
  • Mechanics and energy
  • Electricity

Entry requirements

B grade in both GCSE Core and Additional science’ or achieved B grades in 2 of the Triple Science exams, including Physics at higher level KS4. 5 A*-C grades at GCSE (including English and Maths grade B).


There is no coursework on this course. However, your performance during practical’s will be assessed.

Future opportunities

Physics is a subject that shows lots of skills sought out by employers such as problem solving and understanding complex ideas. Many engineering apprenticeships seek Physics students. Physics graduates also find employment in medicine, computing and finance.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Dukeries Academy directly.

Last updated date: 26 October 2016

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1 year