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Chemistry A Level at Hertswood Academy

Course description

If you enjoyed C hemistr y at GCSE, you’ll love this AS/A2 level course. You will gain a real in - depth knowledge of this fascinating subject, preparing you for further education or giving you the credentials to enhance your jo b options straight away. Chemists have greatly improved the quality of life for the majority of people. You also find out how chemists are real innovators, designing solutions to the problems that affect modern life. Students with a wide range of interests enjoy the chemistry course. Whether you want a job in medicine or industry, C hemistry is the solid platform upon which careers are built.

Entry requirements

Students will have studied additional science or triple sciences at GCSE. Al l students should have a minimum BBB grade in their separate sciences or a minimum BB in their additional science. They should also show consistent effort and homework grades of 2 and above. Additionally, studen ts should have a minimum of a grade 5 in Math s and English GCSEs and, again, homework consistently at 2 or above.

Future opportunities

Chemistry is a great choice of subject for people who want a career in health and clinical professions, such as medicine, nursing, biochemistry, dentistry or forensic science. It will also equip you for a career in industry, for example in the petrochemical or pharmaceutical industries.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 06 October 2017
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September