Chemistry A Level at Teignmouth Community School
The aim of this course is to encourage candidates to:
- develop their interest in and enthusiasm for chemistry, including developing an interest in further study and careers in chemistry
- appreciate how society makes decisions about scientific issues and how the sciences contribute to the success of the economy and society
- develop and demonstrate a deeper appreciation of the skills, knowledge and understanding of How Science Works
- develop essential knowledge and understanding of different areas of chemistry and how they relate to each other.
Under the new process, students will study six modules in total with 100% being examined and an element of practical assessment.
Anyone gaining grade B or above in both Core & Additional Science GCSEs or grade B in Chemistry is eligible for the course. It is important to have 5 GCSEs at grade C (or equivalent) or above (including Mathematics & English Language at level 5).
Chemistry A level is a subject that would be suitable for any student who is studying other courses in Biology A Level, Physics A Level and Maths A Level. It is particularly useful for students who intend to study medicine, veterinary medicine, pharmaceuticals, & science/biomedical degrees.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Teignmouth Community School directly.