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Chemistry at St Mary's College

Course description

The qualification aims to:
- Stimulate and sustain your interest in, and enjoyment of, chemistry
- Enables you to gain a knowledge and understanding of chemistry appropriate
to AS/A2 Level and to appreciate the inter-linking patterns which are a
distinguishing feature of the subject
- Show the relationship between the development of the subject and its application
(social, economic, environmental and technological) and recognise the
value of chemistry to society and how it may be used responsibly
- Develop your skills in laboratory procedures and techniques

Entry requirements

This course builds on the knowledge and understanding from the suite of current
GCSE Science courses. It is expected that you will have achieved a
GCSE Grade B or above in this subject. During the course you will need to be
able to communicate effectively and research information from a variety of
sources. You will also be expected to handle and interpret data so ia minimum
of a grade B in GCSE Mathematics and English is expected.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact St Mary's College directly.

Last updated date: 17 June 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 Years