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Course Code: SGS85151 Title: AS Level Physics Duration: 37 Weeks Registration Fee: ?50 Tuition Fee: ?300 Start Date: 07-Sep-09 Days: Full Time Entry Requirements GCSE Maths and English minimum grade C. Grade B in Science (double award) or grade B in Physics. Suitable For Suitable for those who wish to gain further knowledge in this subject Course Content Course Content The course content includes: Year One (AS) style=margin-top: 0cm type=1> style=margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt class=MsoNormal>Particles and Radiation, Electromagnetic Radiation and Quantum Phenomena, Current Electricity. (Weighting 40%) style=margin-top: 0cm type=1 start=2> style=margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt class=MsoNormal>Vectors, Forces, Energy, Motion, Torque, Friction, Energy, Materials, Waves, Interference, Diffraction. (Weighting 40%) style=margin-top: 0cm type=1 start=3> style=margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt class=MsoNormal>Assessment of practical skills by examination (Weighting 20%) Year two (A2) style=margin-top: 0cm type=1 start=4> style=margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt class=MsoNormal>Gravitational, Electric and Magnetic Fields Centripetal Force, Circular Motion, Momentum, Capacitance, Simple Harmonic Motion. (Weighting 20 of total A level) style=margin-top: 0cm type=1 start=5> style=margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt class=MsoNormal>Option Example: Nuclear Decays, Fission & Fusion, Thermal Energy, Ideal Gases, Kinetic Theory. . (Weighting 20% of Total A Level) style=margin-top: 0cm type=1 start=6> style=margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt class=MsoNormal>Assessment of practical skills by examination (Weighting 10% of Total A Level) Year one (AS): 1. Particles, Quantum and Electricity 2. Mechanics, Materials and Waves 3. Practical Assessment Year two (A2): 4. Fields and Further Mechanics 5. Optional - choice of topics 6. Practical Assessment Method of Assessment Year one (AS) 1 ? hour written paper on module 1 1 ? hour written paper on module 2 1 ? hour practical examination Year two (A2) 1 ? hour written paper on module 4 1 ? hour written paper on module 5 1 ? hour practical examination Progression Student may use AS/A Level Physics to progress onto a variety of careers or Higher Education courses.

Course Code: SGS85151 Title: AS Level Physics Duration: 37 Weeks Registration Fee: ?50 Tuition Fee: ?300 Start Date: 07-Sep-09 Days: Full Time Entry Requirements GCSE Maths and English minimum grade C. Grade B in Science (double award) or grade B in Physics. Suitable For Suitable for those who wish to gain further knowledge in this subject Course Content Course Content The course content...

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