Select an OCR site
I want to
There is no longer a January exam series for AS and A2 units. Follow this link to find out more about the changes.
We have updated all of the current A Level specifications to reflect the removal of the January series; these are now available for you to download.
This is the only change to the current A Level specifications.
This qualification is currently being redeveloped for first teaching in September 2015. To find out more visit our new qualification page below.
The Advancing Physics course enables candidates to learn both about fundamental physical concepts and about physics in everyday and technological settings. The course shows how physics is practised and used today. It also shows the usefulness of the subject, and illustrates the kind of impact which discoveries in physics have had on the way we live.
This document covers Reforming A Levels: the changing landscape, Removal of January series from September 2013 and a summary of what’s planned for A Levels from 2015.