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Physics A-Level at Tavistock Community College

Course description

The first year of this course is an AS level qualification and consists of 2 units of study. The student may continue to study for a second year in order to gain an A2 qualification. By the study of Physics students gain a worthwhile education in experimental and practical science which allows them to become informed citizens in a technical world. The course builds on knowledge gained at GCSE covering a range of topics concerned with the way the universe is organised and the laws that govern physical behaviour. Throughout the course there are regular opportunities for practical activities where students will develop effective and safe experimental skills.

Entry requirements

5 A* - C grades including a B grade in GCSE Physics or 2xB in Additional Science or better


External examinations and internally assessed units.

Future opportunities

Higher Education courses, possibly Science related.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Tavistock Community College directly.

Last updated date: 11 June 2015

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