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GCSE Physics

GCSE Physics

Dates Available

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

(Good Friday is 7 April 2023; Easter Monday is 10 April 2023)


Suitable for all exam boards.

Length of Course

Five half day sessions, 20 hours total.


9.00am to 12.30pm or 1.00pm to 4.30pm daily.

Topic 1 – Energy and Electricity (Topics 1-2):
Energy transfers, conservation of energy, efficiency, energy resources, circuits, current-voltage characteristics, resistance, domestic electricity and electrical energy.

Topic 2 – Atoms and Particles (Topics 3-4):
Solid, liquid and gas, density, internal energy (SHC/SLH), atomic structure/model, Isotopes and nuclide notation, radioactive decay and half-life.

Topic 3 – Forces (Topic 5):
Contact and non-contact forces, resultant forces and their effects, motion in a straight line, motion graphs, Hooke’s Law, work done, terminal velocity and stopping distances.

Topic 4 – Waves and Electromagnetism (Topic 6-7):
Wave properties, transverse and longitudinal, EM waves, exposure/dose, magnetic fields, electromagnetism, electric motors.

Topic 5 – Triple Science (Physics):
Static electricity, ideal gases, fission and fusion, moments, pressure in fluids, momentum and impulse, sound, lenses, electromagnetic induction and space physics.

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