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Physics A-Level at Evelyn Grace Academy

Course description

Physics is one of the most amazing, varied and interesting courses available! Through learning about the fundamental forces that explain how everything happens, you will develop strong skills of analysis which will help you many future careers.

In AS Physics you will follow two key courses focusing on particles and on mechanics, as well as completing a practical examination testing their experimental skills.

Course content

Unit 1: Particles, Quantum Physics and Radioactivity (40% of AS)  

  • Matter and radiation
  • Quarks and leptons
  • Quantum phenomena
  • Direct current circuits
  • Alternating current circuits

Unit 2: Mechanics, Materials and Waves (40% of AS)

  • Forces in equilibrium
  • On the move
  • Motion and force
  • Work, energy and power
  • Materials
  • Waves
Unit 3: Investigative and Practical Skills (20% of AS)

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Evelyn Grace Academy directly.

Last updated date: 17 June 2015

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