The study of physics offers a unique opportunity to nurture our innate curiosity for our Universe.


"A scientist is happy, not in resting on his attainments, but in the steady acquisition of fresh knowledge."

Max Planck (1858 - 1947)

The department provides the necessary environment to broaden a young scientist’s knowledge base in the key areas as outlined by the Scottish Qualification Authority as well as an understanding of its applications.

Through practical investigations students can develop their investigative skills of inquiry and scientific analytical thinking, highly regarded and transferable skills in any career. 


National 5 Physics
Higher Physics
Advanced Higher Physics
Physics Careers