Chemistry A Level at St Mark's Catholic School
The content provides a balanced and coherent study of Chemistry, in which chemical principles are developed, revisited and reinforced throughout the course.
Topics include Developing Fuels, Element of Life, What’s in a Medicine and Colour by Design, covering concepts such as atomic structure; reaction rates; enzymes; analytical techniques; equilibria; polymers; and electrochemical cells.
The course provides a firm foundation for those candidates progressing to Chemistry, Medicine and related courses in Higher Education.
Type And Nature Of The Work Involved
• Practical work is an integral part of the course. Students carry out regular experiments to demonstrate the concepts covered.
• Students will develop many transferable skills, including making reasoned decisions, studying independently or co-operatively and interpreting information.
A Level H433
Method of Assessment
Fundamentals of Chemistry (01)
41% of total A Level
Scientific Literacy in Chemistry (02)
37% of total A Level
Practical Skills in Chemistry (03)
22% of total A Level
Practical Endorsement in Chemistry (04) - non-exam assessment
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact St Mark's Catholic School directly.
Last updated date: 18 December 2017