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A Level: Chemistry at Saint Paul's Catholic School

Course description

What is chemistry? Chemistry is the study of the elements and their compounds. It is a vital part of everyday life and contributes usefully to all parts of society. Why study Chemistry? Excellent job prospects and you learn useful skills in problem solving. Other useful skills include analytical thinking, working in groups, research skills and understanding the nature of the world around us. The average graduate chemist is one of the top earners in the country.

Entry requirements

Students will need to have 5 GCSEs A* - C including a grade C or above (preferably at least a B) in Additional Science at higher tier level.

Future opportunities

You could take this course to complement other advanced level courses or to prepare for the A2 in Chemistry, which could lead onto higher education in science related subjects or more general higher education courses. With further training, you could go into a job related to Chemistry.

Further information

Mr Sweeney

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: 02 October 2017
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Key information

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