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Syllabus (O level, A level, IP, IGCSE, IB)

'O' Level / IP

Term Topic Sec 3 / IP 3
[Pure only] - Pure Physics only
Term 1 1 Measurement
2 Kinematics
3 Forces
4 Mass, Weight and Density
Term 2 5 Turning Effect of Forces
6 Energy, Work and Power
7 Pressure
Term 3 8 Temperature [Pure only]
9 Kinetic Model of Matter
10 Transfer of Thermal Energy
11 Thermal Properties of Matter
Term 4 12 Light
13 Waves
14 Electromagnetic Waves
15 Sound
Term Topic Sec 4 / IP 4
[Pure only] - Pure Physics only
Term 1 16 Static Electricity
17 Current Electricity
18 D.C. Circuits
19 Practical Electricity
Term 2 20 Magnetism
21 Electromagnetism
22 Electromagnetic Induction [Pure only]
Term 3 Revisions O Level / IP Preparation
  • Revisions
  • 10 Year Series Practices
  • Timed Paper Practices
Term 4 Revisions O Level / IP Preparation
  • Revisions
  • 10 Year Series Practices
  • Timed Paper Practices

'A' Level / IP

Term Topic JC 1 / IP 5
Term 1 1 Measurement
2 Kinematics
3 Dynamics
4 Forces
Term 2 5 Work, Energy and Power
6 Motion in a Circle
7 Gravitational Field
8 Temperature and Ideal Gases
Term 3 9 First Law of Thermodynamics
10 Oscillations
11 Wave Motion
Term 4 12 Superposition
13 Electric Fields
14 Current of Electricity
Term Topic JC 2 / IP 6
Term 1 15 D.C. Circuits
16 Electromagnetism
17 Electromagnetic Induction
Term 2 18 Alternating Current
19 Quantum Physics
20 Nuclear Physics
Term 3 Revisions A Level / IP Preparation
  • Revisions
  • 10 Year Series Practices
  • Timed Paper Practices
Term 4 Revisions A Level / IP Preparation
  • Revisions
  • 10 Year Series Practices
  • Timed Paper Practices

IGCSE (Core / Extended)

Topic Chapter IGCSE 9
General
physics
1.1 Length and time
1.2 Motion
1.3 Mass and weight
1.4 Density
1.5 Forces
1.6 Momentum
1.7 Energy, work and power
1.8 Pressure
Thermal
physics
2.1 Simple kinetic molecular model of matter
2.2 Thermal properties and temperature
2.3 Thermal processes
Waves
Light
Sound
3.1 General wave properties
3.2 Light
3.3 Electromagnetic spectrum
3.4 Sound
Topic Chapter IGCSE 10
Electricity
Magnetism
4.1 Simple phenomena of magnetism
4.2 Electrical quantities
4.3 Electric circuits
4.4 Digital electronics
4.5 Dangers of electricity
4.6 Electromagnetic effects
Atomic
physics
5.1 The nuclear atom
5.2 Radioactivity
Revisions Revisions IGCSE 9 and 10
  • Revisions
  • 10 Year Series Practices
  • Timed Paper Practices

International Baccalaureate (IB)

Core
Topic Chapter Descriptions
Measurements
Uncertainties
1.1 Measurements in physics
1.2 Uncertainties and errors
1.3 Vectors and scalars
Mechanics 2.1 Motion
2.2 Forces
2.3 Work, energy and power
2.4 Momentum and impulse
Thermal
Physics
3.1 Thermal concepts
3.2 Modelling a gas
Waves 4.1 Oscillations
4.2 Travelling waves
4.3 Wave characteristics
4.4 Wave behaviour
4.5 Standing waves
Electricity
Magnetism
5.1 Electric fields
5.2 Heating effect of electric currents
5.3 Electric cells
5.4 Magnetic effects of electric currents
Circular
Motion
Gravitation
6.1 Circular motion
6.2 Newton’s law of gravitation
Atomic
Nuclear
Particle
Physics
7.1 Discrete energy and radioactivity
7.2 Nuclear reactions
7.3 The structure of matter
Energy
Production
8.1 Energy sources
8.2 Thermal energy transfer
Additional higher level (AHL)
Topic Chapter Descriptions
Wave
Phenomena
9.1 Simple harmonic motion
9.2 Single-slit diffraction
9.3 Interference
9.4 Resolution
9.5 Doppler effect
Fields 10.1 Describing fields
10.2 Fields at work
Electromagnetic
Induction
11.1 Electromagnetic induction
11.2 Power generation and transmission
11.3 Capacitance
Quantum
and
Nuclear
Physics
12.1 The interaction of matter with radiation
12.2 Nuclear physics
Options
Topic Chapter Core
A: Relativity A.1 The beginnings of relativity
A.2 Lorentz transformations
A.3 Spacetime diagrams
Additional higher level
A.4 Relativistic mechanics (HL only)
A.5 General relativity (HL only)
B: Engineering
Physics
B.1 Rigid bodies and rotational dynamics
B.2 Thermodynamics
Additional higher level
A.3 Fluids and fluid dynamics (HL only)
A.4 Forced vibrations and resonance (HL only)
C: Imaging C.1 Introduction to imaging
C.2 Imaging instrumentation
C.3 Fibre optics
Additional higher level
C.4 Medical imaging (HL only)
D: Astrophysics D.1 Stellar quantities
D.2 Stellar characteristics and stellar evolution
D.3 Cosmology
Additional higher level
D.4 Stellar processes (HL only)
D.5 Further cosmology (HL only)
 
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