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Our GCSE in Physics A (Gateway Science) introduces students to the key concepts of physics, integrating theory with practical skills. It helps students develop their knowledge of scientific methodology and their conceptual understanding of physics and how this can be applied to the world around them.
Specification code: J249
Qualification number: 601/8651/3
First teaching 2016, with first assessment 2018
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