A-level Physics at Northfleet School for Girls
include electricity, radiation, waves
In the second year topics include
thermal physics, nuclear physics and
one optional topic possibly based
on student preferences.
Practical work will include
interference and diffraction of laser
light, measuring acceleration due to
gravity, investigating magnetic fields
and gas laws.
enjoys practical work. They want to
take their GCSE studies further and
want to apply their knowledge to
They want to understand the
fundamental nature of matter and
study the smallest particles that
Where Triple Science is
studied Level 6/5/5 or above.
Where Double Science is
studied students should
achieve Level 6/6
Grade 6 in Maths
examinations, at least 15% of the
questions will cover practicals you
You will also have to complete 12
core practicals over the 2 years.
Degrees in Physics, Astrophysics,
Aeronautics, Computer Science
and many more.
Careers include Geophysicist,
Engineer, Astronomer, Teacher,
Laboratory Technician, Medical
Physicist and many more.
How to apply
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