Advancing physics is an a-level physics course examined by ocr which was developed in association with the institute of physics (iop) with assessment through written examinations and teacher-assessed coursework it may also be referred to physics 'b' to distinguish it from ocr's other a-level physics course. Provides a graduated path from gcse to as level focus on physics in use a2 course gradual development of more mathematical thinking focus on how physics changes our lives support materials here you will find useful resources from other teachers and technicians that will help you to prepare for the lessons and. This course covers the experimental basis of quantum physics it introduces it is the first course in the undergraduate quantum physics sequence, followed by 805 quantum physics ii and 806 quantum physics iii 8041x quantum mechanics: wavefunctions, operators, and expectation values (archived) help icon. Physics b (advancing physics) this practical skills handbook is designed to accompany the ocr advanced subsidiary gce and advanced gce specifications 9 as level candidates and the practical endorsement 9 3 practical skills assessed in a written examination 10 planning 10 example questions 10.
Paper % of a2 as paper 1 physics in action (1 hour) 15% as paper 2 understanding processes, experimentation and data handling (2 hours) 25% as coursework physics in practice 10% a2 paper 1 rise and fall of the clockwork universe (1 hour 15 minutes) 15% a2 paper 2 field and particle pictures (2 hours. This a-level physics book is designed to follow the ocr gce physics a specification for the ocr b 'advancing physics' specification, see a-level physics (advancing physics) you can use this book as a there are 4 exams and 2 practical assessments which are counted as coursework the as and a2 modules add up.
Past papers, mark schemes, practice questions by topic and video solutions for aqa, edexcel, ocr, wjec and cie physics a-levels. You will be encouraged to participate in the british physics olympiad where successful hills road students have previously gained top awards and have even gone on to represent britain at the international physics olympiad ocr factsheet awarding body ocr specification b - advancing physics - h557.
I'm not sure how many people do this spec, i don't see it mentioned too much on here but nevertheless here are my notes on 3/4 of the topics on the june exam ( g495) hopefully they'll be of use to at least one person enjoy i used a combination of my class notes, the textbook and this iop teacher's. Get help from 80+ teachers and hundreds of thousands of student written documents as ocr b advancing physics coursework - making sense of data at a level in the subject will have marked themselves out as possessing a great range of skills such as problem-solving, analysis and advanced numerical ability.