The course will develop your essential knowledge and understanding in physics and the applications of physics in new and changing situations. You'll develop an understanding of the link between theory and experiment, and you'll appreciate how physics is used in present day society. Typical A Level subject combinations with physics include: Chemistry and Maths; Physics, Economics and Maths; Physics, Biology and Maths; Physics, Art and Maths.
What will I study?
Particles, electricity, mechanics, materials
Quantum phenomena and waves, momentum, circular
Simple harmonic motion, gravitational and electric fields
Magnetic fields, nuclear and astrophysics
Where will this subject take me?
Students who have completed this A Level have gone on to study a diverse range of courses at respected UK universities. These include: Natural Sciences at University College London, and Medicine at University of Glasgow. Example degree courses which generally require A Level Physics include: Biomedical Sciences, Biochemistry, Computing, Electronics, Economics, Engineering, Environmental Science, Forensic Science, Geology, Medical Science, Medicine, Meteorology, Optometry, Pharmacy, Physiotherapy, Sports Science, Veterinary Science.