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Chemistry at Seaton Burn College

Course description

YEAR 1:

The AS units are:

Unit 1: Foundation Chemistry Topics covered include atomic structure, bonding, structure of the periodic table and the mass spectrometer.

Unit 2: Chemistry in action Topics covered include collision theory, metals extractions and redox reactions.

Unit 3: Internally assessed investigative and practical skills

This is the ‘coursework component’.

YEAR 2:

The A2 units are:

Unit 4: Kinetics, equilibria and organic chemistry Topics covered include acids and bases, polymers and amines.

Unit 5: Energetics, redox and inorganic chemistry Topics covered include transition metals, thermodynamics and periodic trends.

Unit 6: Internally assessed investigative and practical skills This is the ‘coursework component’

Entry requirements

At least 5 GCSE grades A* to C including at least 2 grade B in a sciencesubject and grade B in both Maths and English.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Seaton Burn College directly.

Last updated date: 20 June 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 Years

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