Che m ist ry AS/A le ve l Entry Requirements 5 GCSE grades A* - C or equivalent (expected) including Mathematics, English, and Science GCSE BB (higher tier) Triple or Additional Science. Chemistry is the study of processes which make the world work. You will learn how atoms interact with each other to build everything around you. As well as theoretical chemistry, practical work will teach you to observe, analyse and communicate complicated ideas. Achieving a good grade in Chemistry, when combined with other appropriate A level subjects, is a great choice for people who want to go on to a career in health and clinical professions, such as medicine, nursing, biochemistry, dentistry and forensic science. It will also equip you for a career in industry, for example in the petrochemical and pharmaceutical industries. Course Outline AS Unit 1: Unit 2: Unit 3: A2
Unit 4: Unit 5: Unit 6: Individual Investigation
Assessment AS Unit 1: 1 hour and 15 minute written exam (30% of AS, 15% of A2) Unit 2: Unit 3: Internal assessment (20% of AS, 10% of A2) A2
Unit 4: 1 hour and 30 minute written exam (15% of A2 level) Unit 5: 2 hour written exam (20% of A2 level) Unit 6: Internal Assessment (15%of A2 level)
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Ms J Clegg
Chemistry is the study of processes which make the world work. You will learn about how atoms interact with each other to build everything a...