This challenging and rewarding course delves deep into the fundamental nature of the universe and looks at how we can explain and mathematically model the myriad phenomena that exist in nature.

Spanning the behaviour of subatomic particles to understanding the entire universe, learn how physics is at the heart of our very nature.

Topics Include:

  • Nuclear radiation and nuclear decay
  • Quantum theory
  • Mechanics – forces and motion
  • Electric, magnetic and gravitational fields
  • Stars and the universe.


At least five GCSEs at Grade 4 or above, including Maths and Science (Physics or double award) at Grade 6 and English at Grade 5.