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Chemistry A Level at Tor Bridge High

Course description

Chemistry is a vibrant and exciting subject. It is involved in everything around us, from the making of new materials to understanding biological systems, from the food we eat to the medicines which keep us healthy, and from the quality of the water we drink to keeping the air we breathe pure.

Course content

Emphasis throughout the course is on developing knowledge, competence and confidence in practical skills and problem solving. You will learn how society makes decisions about scientific issues and how sciences contribute to the success of the economy.

Topics include:
Elements of Life
Developing Fuels
Elements from the Sea
The Ozone Story
What’s in a Medicine?
The Chemical Industry and
Society
Polymers and Life Oceans
Developing metals
Colour by design

Entry requirements

Two or more GCSE Sciences, B or above; GCSE English and Maths at grade 5 or above.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Tor Bridge High directly.

Last updated date: 17 January 2018

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