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Chemistry AS/A Level at Kennet School

Course description

The specification for Chemistry is designed to be motivating and provide up-to-date content. Students will study areas that are current and need understanding in our modern age, such as climate change, green chemistry, pharmaceuticals and research.

Entry requirements

You will need an A or above in Additional Science GCSE, as well as grade 5 in Maths and in English.


There will be two exams at AS and 3 exams at A level. There will also be a practical assessment.

Future opportunities

Success in this subject can be intellectually rewarding as well as being an excellent grounding for many careers and higher education courses such as medicine, chemistry, pharmacy, forestry, forensic science, dietetics, food science, metallurgy and teaching. For many of these Chemistry is essential.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Kennet School directly.

Last updated date: 10 October 2017

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 Years