AS/A Level Electronics

Teaching: Sep 2017
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The AS and A Level Electronics course from Eduqas builds up learners’ knowledge, both in terms of electronics and mathematics. The course is designed to teach learners essential scientific knowledge and to develop their confidence and competence in a variety of practical and problem‐solving skills.

The scope of the A Level Electronics course is quite broad, enabling the development of skills in a range of theoretical, practical, industrial and environmental contexts.
Fundamental to the study of electronics are the core concepts, which are directly assessed in components 1 and 2, and are essential for the successful completion of component 3:

  • System synthesis
  • DC electrical circuits
  • Input and output sub‐systems
  • Energy and power

We provide a range of digital resources for both learners and educators, including A Level Electronics past papers, digital teaching resources and exam walk‐throughs. To find out more about the Eduqas Electronics A Level, including a detailed overview of the course content, download the course specification above.

Why choose Eduqas?

Our AS/A level Electronics qualification provides learners with a broad, coherent, satisfying and worthwhile course of study.

It encourages learners to develop confidence in, and a positive attitude towards, electronics and to recognise its importance in their own lives and in today's technological society. The qualification ensures that learners have the electronic and mathematical knowledge and electronic engineering skills to solve problems. The course of study has a strong emphasis on practical work.

Why choose Eduqas?

  • Only examination board offering GCSE, AS and A level qualifications in Electronics

  • Maintained coursework as 20% of the assessment

  • Strong emphasis on practical work

  • New topics, including optical communication

  • Direct access to subject specialists

  • Unlimited access to free resources including: Electronics eBooks for both AS Level and A Level as well as Question Bank

  • Face-to-face professional learning courses

  • Support from our regional representatives
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