Physics at Post 16

AQA Level 3 Advanced GCE in Physics

  • Measurements and Their Errors
  • Particles and Radiation
  • Waves
  • Mechanics and Materials
  • Electricity
  • Further Mechanics and Thermal Physics
  • Fields and Their Consequences
  • Nuclear Physics
  • Medical Physics

AQA Level 3 Advanced GCE in Physics is assessed in the following way:
*100% examination

If you would like further information about the topics and themes being taught please contact Mrs A Lockwood, Acting Head of Department.

Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma in Applied Science

  • Principles and Applications of Science 1 (Periodicity and properties of elements, structure and function of cells and tissues and waves in communication)
  • Practical Scientific Procedures and Techniques
  • Science Investigation Skills
  • Laboratory Techniques and their applications
  • Principles and Applications of Science 2 (Properties and uses of substances, Organs and systems and Thermal physics, materials and fluid)
  • Investigative Project
  • Physiology of Human Body Systems
  • Human Regulation and Reproduction

Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma in Applied Science is assessed in the following way:

  • Controlled Assessment 54%
  • Examination 46%

If you would like further information about the topics and themes being taught please contact Mrs A Lockwood, Acting Head of Department.