Physics

Examination Board OCR
Course Code: H159 H559
AS Units 1, 2 & 3
Unit 1 Physics in Action.
Unit 2 Understanding Processes.
Unit 3 Physics in Practice.
A2 Units 4, 5 & 6
Unit 4 Rise and Fall of the Clockwork Universe.
Unit 5 Field and Particle Pictures.
Unit 6 Researching Physics.

Physics in action deals with imaging and communications and designer materials. Understanding processes involves experimentation and data handling: waves, quantum theory, space, time and motion. Physics in practice: sensor or measurement project; materials presentation.

Rise and fall of the clockwork universe: sensor or measurement project; materials presentation. Field and particle pictures: gravity, space, electromagnetic fields, radiation and fundamental particles. Researching Physics: two courseworks: full practical investigation; research report.