Chemistry A level at Howard of Effingham School
The topics each cover a chemical storyline. Students cover 10 topics at A level (5 from AS).
Chemistry of amino acids, proteins, DNA and enzymes, polymerization, industrial reactions and organic synthesis, chemistry of organic molecules, equilibrium and kinetics, advanced thermochemistry, chemistry of acids and bases, transition metals, electro-chemistry, analytical techniques and environmental chemistry
(20% of the content will involve chemical maths)
12 core/assessed practical activities
- GCSE Grade B or above in Core and Additional Science / Chemistry
- GCSE Grade 6 or above in Maths
- GCSE Grade 6 or above in English Language
3 x written exam – total 6hrs (100% of qualification)
Additional practical endorsement at A-level (Pass/Fail)
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Howard of Effingham School directly.