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Chemistry AS Level at Ormiston Sudbury Academy

Course description

AS course outline

  • Module 1: Development of Practical Skills in Chemistry: You will have many practical opportunities to develop your fundamental skills needed to collect and analyse empirical data.
  • Module 2: Foundations in Chemistry: This module provides you with a knowledge and understanding of: atomic structure, quantitative chemistry, reactions of acids, oxidation number and redox reactions, and bonding and structure.
  • Module 3: Periodic Table and Energy: The focus of this module is inorganic and physical chemistry, the applications of energy use to everyday life and industrial processes, and current environmental concerns associated with sustainability.
  • Module 4: Core Organic Chemistry: This module introduces organic chemistry and its important applications to everyday life: nomenclature and formula representation, functional groups, organic reactions and isomerism, aliphatic hydrocarbons, alcohols and haloalkanes to name a few.

Entry requirements

B or above at GCSE in Chemistry or Additional Science (not BTEC) and Maths.

Further information

Studying chemistry or other natural science at university. Medicine and veterinary medicine.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Ormiston Sudbury Academy directly.

Last updated date: 31 January 2018

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