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Group Six IB Physics SL Level 3 at Dartford Grammar School

Course description

PLEASE LOOK AT THE PROVIDER DETAILS BEFORE APPLYING.
YOU MUST CHOOSE ONE SUBJECT FROM EACH OF THE SIX GROUPS, THREE AT HIGHER LEVEL (HL) AND THREE AT STANDARD LEVEL (SL)

Higher or Standard Level

This course comprises wide-ranging material from the three main areas of chemistry – physical, inorganic and organic with options in further organic chemistry and biochemistry. There is a common core which is taught at both Standard level and Higher level. This introduces students to the basic concepts of post -16 chemistry. Higher level students work on additional material, which takes them up to first year University standard.
Assessment: Standard Level
Component Overall (%) Duration Format and syllabus coverage
Paper 1 20 0.75 30 multiple-choice questions on the core
Paper 2 32 1.25 Section A: One data-based question and several short-answer questions on the core (all compulsory) Section B: One extended –response question on the core (from a choice)
Paper 3 24 1 Several short-answer questions in each of the two options studied (all compulsory).
Coursework 249

Entry requirements

Students will normally be expected to achieve at least 3 A grades and 4 B grades at GCSE. They will be required to have A grades in the subjects they are going to study at Higher Level (A* grade in Mathematics). In the case of a subject not studied at GCSE, a grade A will be required in a related subject.

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 12 November 2015
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 years

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