Module 1 - Development of practical skills
Module 5 - Newtonian world and astrophysics – thermal physics, circular motion, oscillations, gravitational fields, astrophysics and cosmology
Module 6 - Particles and medical physics – capacitors, electric fields, electromagnetism, nuclear and particle
June of Year 13
Modelling Physics assesses content from modules 1, 2, 3 and 5 (37%) – 135 minute exam
Exploring Physics assesses content from modules 1, 2, 4 and 6 (37%) - 135 minute exam
Unified Physics assesses content from all modules (26%) – 90 minute exam
Practical endorsement - reported separately and examined in the other components
Exam Board: OCR Physics
5 Grade 4’s and above to include Grade 6 in GCSE Physics or Double Science and Grade 6 in Mathematics.
You could take this course with other advanced level courses such as Chemistry, Biology or Electronics to prepare for higher education in a science related subject or more general higher education courses. With further training, you could go into a job related to Physics such as Science Technician or Electronics Engineer. The course will also help you develop the skills, understanding and knowledge that many employers across lots of industries are looking for.