CHEMISTRY AS & A2 LEVEL at Astley Community High School
This course lasts for one year. Assessment takes the form of two written examinations and a Centre Assessed Unit (CAU), the replacement for Coursework. The content of the course is taught as three separate modules:
Module 1 Foundation Chemistry
Module 2 Chemistry in Action
Module 3 Investigative and Practical Skills
This is studied as a two year course. The first part of the course is the AS syllabus as above. On the successful completion of this a further two modules are taught in Year 13 to obtain an A-Level.
Module 4 Kinetics, equilibria and Organic Chemistry
Module 5 Energetics, Redox and Inorganic Chemistry
Module 6 Investigative and Practical Skills
If you are studying Core/additional Science, you would be expected to achieve at least a B grade in each.
If you are studying the 3 separate Sciences you would be expected to achieve at least a B grade in Chemistry, and at least a C in the other 2 Sciences.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Astley Community High School directly.