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)
The following topics will be covered:
• Fundamental data analysis
• Imaging and signalling
• 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
• 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.