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A Level Physics

Science and Mathematics

Science and Mathematics
Science and Mathematics
We are only accepting one application per candidate.

What will you be working towards?

Code SS18
Qualification Type GCE A/AS Level or Equivalent
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Full Time


A-Level Physics : AQA : Is the Science which deals with the properties and concepts of energy and matter, and the fundamental principles that explain how the Universe operates.


Year 1:

Measurement and errors, particles and radiation, waves, mechanics and material, electricity.

Year 2:

Further mechanics and thermal physics, fields and consequences, nuclear physics, medical physics.

How will it be delivered?

The A Level will assess ALL content from both years of the course and will be examined by three 2 hour papers in June of the second year of study.    Continuous assessment will be used to inform the students progression in both years.

Note there is no longer a coursework or controlled assessment unit but courseework skills will be assessed as part of the exam.

Entry requirements

Grade 6 or above in GCSE Maths and Grade 6 or above in GCSE Physics or Grade 6-6 or above in GCSE Combined Science



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