Physics National 4 consists of four Units, providing learners with the opportunity to develop and apply skills, alongside increasing their depth of knowledge and understanding.

  • Electricity and Energy
  • Waves and Radiation
  • Dynamics and Space
  • Added Value Unit

To achieve Physics National 4, learners must pass all of the required Units, including the Added Value Unit.
The Added Value Unit will be assessed by an SQA Assignment.
The National 4 qualification will not be graded, but will be granted on a pass or fail basis.