IGCSE Physics

IGCSE Physics

IGCSE Physics course involves the study of how the world around us works.

Entry Requirements
A good level of English and Maths is needed for this subject.

Course Content

We study EDEXCEL

Study topics include: forces, energy, waves, electricity & magnetism, particle theory, atomic structure, space and physics.

Students will be taught via lectures, seminars, independent research, film and field work.

Practical experiments are carried out wherever appropriate in addition to the 10 ‘Required Practicals’ that are part of the assessment process.

Alternative study: IGCSE Chemistry and A-level Physics


Exam Papers
  • This is a linear course which means all the written assessment is at the end.
  • Paper 1: 2 hours and Paper 2: 1.25 hours
  • These contain multi-choice, structured, short and long answer questions.

Where does it lead?

Excellent grades in Physics are needed to study engineering.