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Physics A Level at Paulet 6th Form College

Course description

Having a secure understanding of physics will mean that you have a secure understanding of the world in which we live.

You will develop your problem solving skills as well as learn the answers to some big questions. What is the large hadron collider doing and can you calculate the point at which an aeroplane can no longer abort take off?

Course content

Particles, quantum phenomena and electricity


Mechanics, materials and waves


Fields and further mechanics




Investigative skills analysis

Future opportunities

A-level physics opens doors to a wide range of degree courses such as physics, astrophysics, engineering, architecture and medical physics. To have studied A-level physics also demonstrates your ability to problem solve which is desirable when applying for even non-physics based courses.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Paulet 6th Form College directly.

Last updated date: 01 March 2017
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