Physics – Key Stage 4

Year 11

Half TermTopics to be coveredKey skills covered
Autumn HT 11. X-rays & ultrasound
2. Optics
3. Lenses
1. AO1 - Recall, select and communicate their knowledge and understanding of science
2. AO2 - Apply skills, knowledge and understanding of science in practical and other contexts
3. AO3 - Analyse and evaluate evidence, make reasoned judgements and draw conclusions based on evidence.
Autumn HT 21. Correcting vision
2. The eye
3. Stability & centre of mass
1. AO1 - Recall, select and communicate their knowledge and understanding of science
2. AO2 - Apply skills, knowledge and understanding of science in practical and other contexts
3. AO3 - Analyse and evaluate evidence, make reasoned judgements and draw conclusions based on evidence.
Spring HT 11. Pendulums & Moments
2. Hydraulics
3. Circular motion
1. AO1 - Recall, select and communicate their knowledge and understanding of science
2. AO2 - Apply skills, knowledge and understanding of science in practical and other contexts
3. AO3 - Analyse and evaluate evidence, make reasoned judgements and draw conclusions based on evidence.
Spring HT 21. Motors
2. Induction
3. Transformers
1. AO1 - Recall, select and communicate their knowledge and understanding of science
2. AO2 - Apply skills, knowledge and understanding of science in practical and other contexts
3. AO3 - Analyse and evaluate evidence, make reasoned judgements and draw conclusions based on evidence.
Summer HT 11. P1 Revision
2. P2 Revision
3. P3 Revision
Summer HT 21. P1 Revision
2. P2 Revision
3. P3 revision