Maths Skills for Physics
February 17, 2023
9:15 am - 4:30 pm
Maths Skills for Physics A-level Class – Online
This one-day online course will cover all the mathematical knowledge and skills students need for their Physics A-level. From solving equations to error calculations, students will leave this course feeling able to answer even the most difficult questions.
Students often struggle with the Maths side of A-level Sciences, particularly if their other chosen subjects are Arts or Humanities-based. Our tutor will teach students the methods they need to tackle maths questions with ease and help them understand the underlying concepts behind each step. This deeper understanding will help students remember the steps meaning they are less likely to make mistakes in the future. The simple methods taught will save time in exams and can be applied to questions of all difficulty levels. The skills learnt during the course will leave students confident and ready to excel in the year ahead.
Course Structure & Content
Structure of the Days
Classes are from 9.30am to 4.30pm. Registration starts from 9.15am.
There will be a 1 hour lunch break and a couple of 10 minute breaks in the morning and afternoon.
Algebra and Arithmetics – units of measurement, standard form and significant figures, rearranging equations and quadratics.
Our Physics tutors are qualified teachers. Their enthusiastic and accessible teaching styles enable students to feel able to ask questions and interact in discussions. Our tutors receive consistently good feedback from students. Their expert knowledge and fresh teaching approach will help everything click into place.
Russell studied Natural Sciences at Downing College, University of Cambridge and graduated in 2012. After completing post graduate research in X-Ray Crystallography he then gained his qualified teacher status (QTS) from Goldsmiths College, London in 2014. Since then Russell has worked as an A-level teacher at some of the most successful sixth form colleges in the country.
Russell is currently working as an A-level science teacher and as a private tutor. He also offers expertise in Medical school and Oxbridge admissions examinations, interview preparation and application support.
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I am very grateful for Russell taking the time to teach the course today. He did such a marvellous job in explaining everything very thoroughly and ensuring that all participants understood the topics and were comfortable with what was being covered. I am very glad to have participated today