Physics A Level OCR/B New Specification

Length of course: 5 full-day sessions
Boards: OCR/B (H557) only

This course is board-specific for the NEW OCR/B (H557) specification.

This course is for A level students only.

This course is not suitable for AS level students studying Physics AS AQA New Specification (H157).

This course is not suitable for students re-sitting units from the outgoing Physics A2 AQA (H559)
specification.

The following topics will be covered:

• Fundamental data analysis
• Imaging and signalling
• Sensing
• Mechanical properties of materials
• Waves and quantum behaviour
• Space, time and motion
• Creating models
• Out into space
• Our place in the universe
• Matter: very simple
• Matter: hot or cold
• Electromagnetism
• Charge and field
• Probing deep into matter
• Ionising radiation and risk

Where appropriate, help will also be provided for practical skills assessed in a written examination.