OCR Physics A specification (H556 A level and H0XX AS level)
Full specification : http://www.ocr.org.uk/Images/171726-specification-accredited-a-level-gce-physics-a-h556.pdf
Module 1 – Development of practical skills in physics
Module 2 – Foundations of physics
Module 3 – Forces and motion
Module 4 – Electrons, waves and photons
Module 5 – Newtonian world and astrophysics
Module 6 – Particles and Medical physics
At AS Level:
AS Papers 1 and 2 can assess any content from Modules 1 to 4.
At A Level:
A Level Paper 1 assesses the content from Modules 1, 2, 3 and 5
A Level Paper 2 assesses the content from Modules 1, 2, 4 and 6
A Level Paper 3 assesses the content from Modules 1 to 6.
The practical endorsement is a pass or fail part of the A2 course. It requires a minimum of 12 practical activities to be completed
Performance in this component is reported separately to the performance in the A level Practical Endorsement is teacher assessed against the
Common Practical Assessment Criteria (PAG).