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Chemistry at South Nottinghamshire Academy

Course description

The AQA specification is designed to build upon the concepts and the skills that have been developed in the GCSE courses. It presents the essential principles of chemistry in a range of contexts that students will find both challenging and exciting and relevant to the world we live in. The course will form the basis for the study of chemistry and a wide range of related subjects at degree level.

Entry requirements

GCSE grade C or better in both Core and Additional Science or a grade C or better in Chemistry. In addition having at least a grade C pass in maths is essential for the AS course.

The A2 course has more emphasis on being able to carry out calculations. However, most questions require you simply to be numerate.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact South Nottinghamshire Academy directly.

Last updated date: 20 June 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1-2 years