AS Chemistry at Phoenix Academy
The course aims are: To provide an innovative approach to learning Chemistry To stimulate and sustain students’ interest in and enjoyment of Chemistry To develop skills in laboratory procedures and techniques To enable students to recognise the value of Chemistry to society and how it may be used responsibly To enable students to gain a knowledge and understanding of Chemistry To develop the ability to understand the link between theory and experiment. Syllabus OCR Salters The course comprises of two parts (AS and A Level) Units 1, 2 and 3 will be completed for AS Unit 1: Chemistry for Life AS Unit 2: Chemistry of Natural Resources AS Unit 3: Chemistry in Practice (Experimental Skills) AS
There is no specialist requirement beyond the standard entry requirements.
The Chemistry syllabus contains features that combine well with Biology, Physics and Mathematics, particularly for those seeking a career in medicine, veterinary sciences, dentistry, chemical engineering and related vocations. Chemistry can also be studied with a wide range of other subjects such as History, Sociology and Art.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Phoenix Academy directly.