Physics is one of the most exciting courses available – you will learn about the scale of the universe and how the world works. You will learn about some of the most important discoveries and how they have shaped life today.
Topics 1–4: Energy; Electricity; Particle model of matter; and Atomic structure.
Topics 5–8: Forces; Waves; Magnetism and electromagnetism; and Space physics.
Questions in Paper 2 may draw on an understanding of energy changes and transfers due to heating, mechanical and electrical work and the concept of energy conservation from Energy and Electricity.
Multiple choice, structured, closed short answer and open response