Key Stage 3
Please refer to the Science (Years 7&8) subject page for details of the physics topics taught in years 7 and 8
Students studying the subject at GCSE follow the J249 OCR Gateway Physics B specification. During the course the following topics are covered.
|Year 9||Year 10||Year 11|
P4: Magnetism and Magnetic Fields
P5: Waves in Matter
P1-7 “Physics only” sub-topics
P8: Global challenges
For more detailed information on the course content and assessment please refer to the examination board website: http://www.ocr.org.uk/qualifications/gcse-gateway-science-suite-physics-a-j249-from-2016/
Students studying the subject at A Level follow the 7408 AQA Physics specification. During the course the following topics are covered.
|Year 12||Year 13|
1 Measurements and their errors
2 Particles and radiation
4 Mechanics and materials
6 Further mechanics (A-level only)
6 Thermal physics
7 Fields and their consequences
8 Nuclear physics
Students will study either one of the below:
For more detailed information on the course content and assessment please refer to the examination board website: http://www.aqa.org.uk/subjects/science/as-and-a-level/physics-7407-7408
Students may find the following links and/or resources useful to further their studies of this subject:
BBC Bitesize KS3 Science
Singapore Visit to Langley Grammar
On Wednesday 24th March, a few students from each year had the opportunity to showcase their computing and iPad skills to delegates from the Ministry of Education in Singapore. The main purpose of their visit was to understand how computing is taught in UK secondary schools.