IGCSE Physics

Dates Available

Week 1: Monday 3 March – Friday 7 April
Week 2: Monday 10 – Friday 14 April
Week 3: Monday 17 – Friday 21 April

Boards
Based on Edexcel (Pearson) specification, but suitable for all IGCSE Physics specifications.

Length of Course
20 hours

Times
2pm to 6pm daily

The course examines key topic areas and extensive use will be made of previous questions to illustrate relevant principles. The course will focus on exam technique and relating principles to applications. It will not be suitable for students studying IGCSE Double Award or for those studying Additional Science.

The course will cover the following topics:

Forces and Motion

  • Movement and 
  • Forces, Movement, Shape and Momentum
  • Astronomy

Electricity

  • Mains electricity
  • Energy and potential difference in circuits
  • Electric charge

Waves

  • Properties of waves
  • The electromagnetic spectrum
  • Light and sound

Energy resources and energy transfer

  • Energy transfer
  • Work and power
  • Energy resources and electricity generation

Solids, liquids and gases

  • Density and pressure
  • Change of state
  • Ideal gas molecules

Magnetism and electromagnetism

  • Magnetism
  • Electromagnetism

Radioactivity and particles

  • Radioactivity
  • Particles