Academy Academy Description ADEK Rating Curricula Location
Al Ain Academy

Primary & Secondary, Mixed

Very Good With Outstanding FeaturesEnglish National CurriculumAl Ain
Al Bateen Academy

Secondary, Mixed

OutstandingEnglish National Curriculum,IB Diploma ProgrammeAbu Dhabi
Al Mamoura Academy

Primary Mixed / Secondary Girls Only

Good With Very Good Features English National CurriculumAbu Dhabi
Al Muna Academy

Primary, Mixed

OutstandingEnglish National CurriculumAbu Dhabi
Al Yasmina Academy

Primary & Secondary, Mixed

Very Good With Outstanding FeaturesEnglish National CurriculumAbu Dhabi
The Pearl Academy

Primary, Mixed

Very Good With Outstanding FeaturesEnglish National CurriculumAbu Dhabi
West Yas Academy

Primary Mixed / Secondary Segregated 

GoodAmerican Massachusetts State CurriculumAbu Dhabi
Al Forsan Nursery

Nursery Mixed

Not ApplicableEnglish National CurriculumAbu Dhabi
Curricula

YEAR 13 (EXAM BOARD: AQA)


Autumn Term
With one of their teachers, students will complete their study of further mechanics, including circular and simple harmonic motion. They will then move on to the topic of nuclear physics. With their other teacher, students will complete their study of thermal physics, including ideal gases and specific heat capacity. They will then move on to the topic of fields, including gravitational, electric and magnetic fields.
Required practical 7 "investigating SHM" w/c 26 September, required practical 12 "inverse square law for gamma rays" w/c 31 October, required practical 9 "charge and discharge of capacitors" w/c 28 November. End of topic assessment on thermal physics w/c 26 September, end of topic assessment on further mechanics w/c 3 October and end of topic assessment on nuclear physics w/c 12 December.

Spring Term
Students will finish their study of fields and move on to the optional unit called "Turning Points in Physics", this includes the discovery of the electron, wave-particle duality and special relativity.
Mock exams w/c 16 January. End of topic assessment on fields w/c 6 February, end of topic assessment on turning points in physics w/c 3 April. Required practical 10 "force on a wire in a magnetic field" w/c 23 January, required practical 11 "effect of varying angle of a search coil in a magnetic field" w/c 30 January.

Summer Term
Students will complete revision and past paper practise in preparation for their exams.