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• You want to explore a wide range of topics, from quantum mechanics to astrophysics
• You're inquisitive about natural phenomena and are fascinated to understand what makes the universe 'tick'
• You enjoy problem solving and seeing how mathematical skills and experimental methods work together
Physics is a highly regarded and versatile subject at A Level, useful for gaining admission to many degree courses and a surprisingly wide variety of careers, such as: Theoretical and Experimental Physics, Meteorology, Astronomy, Geophysics (particularly valued in the energy sector), Medicine, technical theatre, computer science, Engineering and Design, to name just a few. Overall Physics is such a dynamic and constantly developing field of study that the opportunities it presents are exciting and literally endless (much like the universe itself!).
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Alumna Aoife studied Physics at Wimbledon High – read where it took her in her profile below: