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Year 13 Curriculum

Key topics to be taught this year:

Autumn Term

Topic

Further details about the topic

Skills

1

Electric Fields

Oscillations

OCR Website Physics A

 

2

Capacitors

Gravitational Fields

OCR Website Physics A

Application of Number

3

Electro Magnetism

Simple Harmonic Motion

OCR Website Physics A

Data Analysis

4   Thermal Physics OCR Website Physics A  
5   Nuclear Physics OCR Website Physics A  

Spring Term

 

 

 

 

1

 

Medical Physics

OCR Website Physics A

Exam Practice

Summer Term

 

 

 

 

1

Revision

 

Exam Techniques

Assessments:

Autumn Term

Topic

Type of Assessment

CAT 1

All Y13 work

Written Tests

Spring Term

 

 

CAT 2

All Y12 and Y13 work

Mock Exams

Summer Term

 

 

CAT 3

N/A

N/A

Main Resources:

Resource

Details

 

Term

 

Text books

 

AQA Course book, Physics for You

All

Recommended reading

Physics Review,  Physics World & IOP Publications.

All

Recommended websites

Absorb learning, Minute Physics, DrPhysicsA

All

Enrichment opportunities:

Activity

Day and time or term

RAF Cranwell Lecture Autumn Term

A level Physics Live

Autumn Term

Annual Newton Lecture, The King’s School

Summer Term

 

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