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OCR Chemistry A Level at Chesterfield High School

Course description

There is a comprehensive coverage of all major chemistry topics, with an emphasis on relevance to everyday life, green issues and awareness. Chemistry is an essential course for application to degree courses such as medicine, dentistry and veterinary medicine. It can however be equally valuable when applying to university for non-science courses eg Law as success in Chemistry reflects a candidates’ effort and commitment to hard work. The course continues to develop skills in problem solving, data manipulation and practical analysis. This is a modular course with exams in June. The practical element is assessed through the completion of a maximum of 9 practical assessments which are held within lesson time and under exam conditions. The best 3 pieces are submitted for moderation. Regular homework tasks and written tests are used to monitor progress.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Chesterfield High School directly.

Last updated date: 07 August 2014
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1-2 Years