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Physics Foundation Year Fd cert Hons

Physics and Astronomy and Physics at

Newcastle University

STUDY MODE

Full-Time

LENGTH

12 months course

LEARNING

On Campus

PLACEMENT YEAR

Not Available

YEAR ABROAD

Not Available

FOUNDATION YEAR

Yes

Physics Foundation Year Fd cert Hons

Want to study physics at Newcastle, but not studying maths or science A levels (or equivalent)? If so, this Foundation Year programme is designed for you. Take this Foundation Year to develop the knowledge

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Course webpage on Newcastle University

How do I apply and how easy is it to get in?

What you will need to do

Apply by 31 Jan

What you won’t need to do

Audition for a Place
Attend an interview
Submit a portfolio
Pass an entry test

Points of entry for Physics Foundation Year Fd cert Hons

Year 1

Entry requirements for Physics and Astronomy and Physics at Newcastle University

Entry requirements are the formal requirements students need to meet to be considered for a place on a university course. But, each year many universities accept students with lower grades. The bar chart below shows the actual UCAS tariff points of students currently on this course.
A,A,B

Required subjects for Physics Foundation Year Fd cert Hons at Newcastle University

AAB or A*BB excluding excluding General Studies and Critical Thinking OR ABB or A*BC if at least one A level from: Maths, Biology, Chemistry, English Literature, Geography, History, Physics and Modern/Classical Languages or grade 2 in any STEP paper. For Maths or Physics A levels, the minimum grade is B. Applicants with A-levels in Maths AND Physics are not eligible for Foundation Year, and directed to Honours Physics programmes. GCSE grade B or 6 in Mathematics and Physics (or Dual Award Science) required.

UCAS points for current students on Physics and Astronomy and Physics at Newcastle University

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