National 4/5 Physics

By the end of S4, learners will develop knowledge and skills, and carry out practical and other learning activities related to the following broad areas:

Dynamics & Space
The Unit covers the key areas of kinematics, forces and space. Learners will research issues, apply scientific skills and communicate information related to their findings, which will develop skills of scientific literacy.

Waves & Radiation
The Unit covers the key areas of waves and nuclear radiation. Learners will research issues, apply scientific skills and communicate information related to their findings, which will develop skills of scientific literacy

Electricity & Energy
The sources and uses of heat energy and electrical energy in our society. The Unit covers the key areas of energy transfer, heat and the gas laws. Learners will research issues, apply scientific skills and communicate information related to their findings, which will develop skills of scientific literacy