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Chemistry A Level at Willenhall E-ACT Academy

Course description

A-Level Chemistry builds upon the knowledge gained at GCSE but goes much further revealing some significant simplifications taught at GCSE. Ideally you should have gained at least a grade 6 in Chemistry Core and or Triple Science. Both of which provide suitable preparation for the A Level.

Course content

Year 1
Atomic structure
Amount of substance
 
Inorganic chemistry
Periodicity
Group 2, the alkaline earth metals
 
Organic chemistry
Alkanes
Halogenalkanes
 
Year 2
Physical Chemistry
Thermodynamics
Rate equations
Equilibrium constant Kp for homogeneous systems

Inorganic Chemistry
Optical Isomerism

Entry requirements

The minimum requirement for this course is a 6 at GCSE.

Future opportunities

Chemistry qualifications will open doors to all sorts of jobs that you may not have considered! The food we eat, the clothes we wear and the technology we use all depend on chemistry. Chemists develop new medicines, safeguard our food supply and monitor and protect our environment.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Willenhall E-ACT Academy directly.

Last updated date: 15 December 2017
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