Higher Physics

Course Content

This course will cover Our Dynamic Universe, Electricity and Particles and Waves. There will also be a practical unit that requires collecting and synthesising information from different sources, planning and undertaking a practical investigation followed by analysis of results and communication of information related to the findings.

Entry Requirements

Qualifications in Physics and/or Mathematics at National 5 at grade B or above. National 4 or 5 Maths would also be beneficial. Applicants will be required to attend an interview and provide suitable references. Applicants may be asked to sit a diagnostic test.

Method of Assessment

Learners will be assessed on course work, which will be submitted to SQA. Learners will also be assessed through the completion of an external exam.

Future Prospects

Along with other relevant qualifications, may allow entry to several college or university courses.

Course Overview
  • Study Type

    Part-Time Evening/Weekends

  • Campus

    Kingsway Campus

  • Start Date

    29 Aug 2022

  • SCQF Level


  • Duration

    32 Weeks

  • Subject Area

    National Qualifications

  • Course Fee


  • All course fees are reviewed annually, and subject to change. Published fees apply to the courses mode of delivery.
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