Key Stage 5 (Years 12 & 13)
Programme of study - Year 12
Programme of study - Year 13
Examination Board: OCR
In Year 12, the course contains four parts: development of practical skills in physics, foundations of physics, forces and motion, electrons and waves and photons. In Year 13, students discover two modules: Newtonian world and astrophysics and particles and medical physics.
Physics will equip you with strong analytical and mathematical skills and will make you welcomed in a wide range of professions. You may consider employment in a variety of fields, such as research, aerospace, railways, motor vehicle design, manufacturing, medical engineering, computing, design, development, commerce, banking, finance, marketing, management consultancy and teaching among others.