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Full-Time & A Level Courses

Physics A Level

Level 3

Course code: AG3362K
Type: Full Time, A Level & T Level
Duration: 2 years
Subject area: A Levels,Sciences
Location: Ludlow
Additional Costs - £20.00

This charge identified is applicable to learners aged 16-18 who qualify for funding. Learners aged 19+ will have to pay this charge and possibly tuition and exam fees. This will depend on the course and any prior qualifications. For further information, please refer to the fees page of our website https://hlnsc.ac.uk/fees/fees-guidance/

* Fees are chargeable each year and the fees quoted will be for the current year only, if the course is more than 1 year further fees will be due next year.

About the course

Physics is especially suited to students who are interested in ‘how things work’ and who wish to understand and predict the behaviour of the material world around us. Physics is also a good choice for students who wish to equip themselves with the skills to analyse situations, report findings, solve problems, and invent new products and processes.

Why choose us

Small group sizes allow for greater student participation and interaction. Tutor with a background in technical consultancy, providing students with insights into ‘real world’ applications of Physics. Resources especially designed to help students to study outside class. Extensive practical and experimental work. 100% pass rate achieved since 2013.

What you could do next

Physics is a facilitating subject. Students acquire transferable skills which are sought after by employers, leaders and sponsors. Students go on to careers in all branches of science, engineering and medicine, the Armed Forces, and such diverse fields as finance, law, architecture and music.

Popular modules

  • Projectiles

  • Viscosity

  • Stationary Waves

  • Electrical Control Circuits

Assessment methods

Assessment will be via 3 written exams plus a practical assessment

Entry requirements

A minimum of 5 GCSEs at grade 4 (grade C) or above including a grade 6 (grade B) in Maths and grade 5 (grade B) in Science. Study of A level Maths is recommended.