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Level 3

September 2022
2 Years
ALPHYD1LC

Physics, A Level

You will study and learn about various aspects of matter and energy, with the theory content divided into six modules. Year one covers mechanics, electricity and waves. You will also be introduced to some new areas of physics including particle physics and quantum physics.

In the second year you will cover fields and further mechanics, nuclear physics, medical physics, astrophysics and thermal physics. You will develop your practical skills and problem-solving throughout the programme. It is mandatory to study maths.

How will I be assessed?

You will sit exams in your second year. You will also receive a pass or fail grade for skills developed in practical work.

What could I do after this A Level?

Physics is essential for degree courses in astronomy, computer technology, engineering, geophysics, meteorology and physics itself.


Entry Requirements

Five GCSEs at grade 9-4, including English, and grade 6 or above in core and additional sciences and maths.

Category & Subject Area

A Levels Courses for 16 to 18-year-olds

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