Chemistry A level at Lowestoft Sixth Form College
Are you fascinated by chemical reactions?
Do you want to explore the world of atoms and molecules?
If so, then Chemistry will really suit you.
Touch anything in life and you will be touching Chemistry. From medical discoveries to microscopic organisms, Chemistry is central to our understanding of the universe.
The course will focus on:
- Atoms, bonds and groups
- Chains, energy and resources
- Rings, polymers and analysis
- Equilibria, energetics and elements
- Practical skills in Chemistry
To follow a Science Programme (one that includes any two of these courses: Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Maths) you will need an average GCSE score of 5.5 plus a minimum B in Maths and a B in Science (core) and a B in Additional Science or GCSE Chemistry.
A qualification in Chemistry allows access to other university courses in areas such as medicine, chemical engineering, forensics, pharmacy environmental, food and textiles sciences, pharmacy and biochemistry. Chemistry is the only science compulsory for the study of medicine.
You will be working in laboratories with excellent facilities and equipment. Students studying Chemistry will also have the opportunity to participate in a variety of activities to assist career choices in medicine, forensics, chemistry and veterinary science.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Lowestoft Sixth Form College directly.