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PHYSICS Level(s): AS, A2 FACTS Courses available AS, A2 Entry requirements How the courses are assessed AS & A2: 70% exam and 30% coursework. Exam board Edexcel, IB Where does it lead? Philosophy is an excellent grounding for a wide range of degrees. It has some links with most subjects, but rather than equipping you for a specifc career, gives you skills that can be used in a variety of diferent situations and occupations. A level IB What is Physics? Basically Physics tries to explain how the universe works as simply as possible, but no simpler. From Quarks to Quasars, Physics is all about understanding and predicting nature. Together we will look at how our world (and beyond) behaves and try to make sense of it. You will enjoy Physics if you want to fnd out about life, the universe and everything, develop models to explain how the world we live in works, sharpen your problem- solving skills and see how physics is used in the world around us. Your course will be Salters Horners Advanced Physics which places great emphasis on the practical uses of the subject. You still study the Physics you would expect, it is just packaged diferently and we think in a more exciting and enjoyable way TOPICS COVERED AS Level Physics on the Go Physics in the food industry Medical applications of physics Physics used in sports science Physics at Work Physics of musical instruments & recordings Physics used in satellites Physics of archaeology A2 Level Physics on the Move Physics used to control transport systems Physics of telecommunications Particle physics Physics from Creation to Collapse Cosmology & astro- physics Structural engineering & earthquake- proof design

PHYSICS Level(s): AS, A2 FACTS Courses available AS, A2 Entry requirements How the courses are assessed AS & A2: 70% exam and 30% coursework. Exam board Edexcel, IB Where does it lead? Philosophy is an excellent grounding for a wide range of degrees. It has some links with most subjects, but rather than equipping you for a specifc career, gives you skills that can be used in a variety of diferent...

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