Physics is a fusion of Maths and Science which helps us understand the invisible to the unimaginably large. You’ll develop your lab skills alongside your theoretical knowledge, and have the chance to join our exciting STEM visit to Disneyland Paris, where you can experience physics in action!
What you will study:
• Ideal for students who are curious about the world around them, about how things work, and are interested in the fundamental nature of the universe
You will cover topics such as mechanics, materials, particles and quantum phenomena, thermal properties, radioactivity, nuclear physics and many more
Throughout the course core practical activities form a thread linking theoretical knowledge to practical scenarios
General entry criteria apply plus Science/Maths GCSEs: Grade 6 in GCSE Maths and Physics or Grade 6/6/6 in GCSE Maths and Combined Science. Grades 5/6/6 or 5/6/6/6 in these subjects will be considered where GCSE average score is above 6.5.
A Level Maths must be taken alongside Physics.
Studying Physics at Franklin is Ideal for progression into higher education or employment opportunities which include astrophysics, electronics, medical physics, computing, geophysics and engineering.