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GCSE PHYSICS Next start date(s) Sep Course Location Ardleigh Green Is this course for me? This course is designed to accommodate you if you have already studied GCSE science and maybe additional science without success and wish to focus on gaining a foundation GCSE Physics qualification. What will I study? The AQA GCSE (4451) Physics course involves 3 units that you will study. The first unit centres upon heat and energy, electricity, waves, radioactivity and the universe. The second unit develops ideas about kinetic energy, static and current electricity. It moves on to look at the power of appliances and radioactivity. The final unit examines circular movement, planets and satellites. The unit goes on to study light, sound and the life history of stars. These are the compulsory subjects: Momentum; Circuits; Fission and fusion; Ultrasound; Mirrors. What are the entry requirements? You will require a grade D at GCSE science/additional science in order to be enrolled onto this course. What can I do next? You can progress to study at level 3/A-level/BTEC or it could be used to apply for relevant employment . What employment does this relate to? Most students will progress to level 3 studies. Employment could be possible within a scientific setting. Some students join this course because it is a necessity for their chosen career path e.g. engineering, electronics, meteorology, radiography etc. How will I be assessed? Assessment is carried out both internally and externally. External assessment centres upon 3 unit exams which contribute 25% each plus a practical ISA which involves an experiment alongside a short test based upon the experiment which also represents 25% of the GCSE. Internal assessments are carried out on a regular basis. Course Information Course Code A165G1P-09 Duration 32 Weeks Timetable Mon 10:00 - 12:00 Wed 14:00 - 16:00 (Subject to change) Start Date 14 Sep 2009 End Date 25 Jun 2010 Location Ardleigh Green Contact CostsHome Students* Tuition Fees ?392.00 Exam Fees ?29.00 Admin Fee ?42.00 Enrolment Entry to this course is via an Application Form available from Threshold Services. All fees quoted are per year. Subsequent years may incur additional examination fees. * Different costs apply for overseas students. Disclaimer: Whilst every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the details, no responsibility is accepted by the College for any errors or omissions. The formation and continuation of classes will depend on sufficient enrolment and maintenance of satisfactory minimum attendance. Where the minimum number is not reached in three consecutive weeks the class will have to close or amalgamate with another group. The College reserves the right to change course details if necessary. The information at enrolment will contain the appropriate details.

GCSE PHYSICS Next start date(s) Sep Course Location Ardleigh Green Is this course for me? This course is designed to accommodate you if you have already studied GCSE science and maybe additional science without success and wish to focus on gaining a foundation GCSE Physics qualification. What will I study? The AQA GCSE (4451) Physics course involves 3 units that you will study. The first unit...

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