Hellesdon High School

Year 12


  Topic(s) Key content to be learned Assessment

Autumn Term

Particles and radiation, waves

  • Matter and radiation, quarks and leptons, quantum phenomena, waves, optics

 end-of unit test


Spring Term

Mechanics and energy, electricity

  • Forces, Newtons Laws of motion, momentum, energy, materials, electric current, DC circuits

end-of unit test

Summer Term


Further mechanics, thermal physics

  • Circular motion, simple harmonic motion, gases, thermal physics


End of unit tests