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Chemistry at The Hertfordshire and Essex High School and Science College

Course description

AS and A Level
Module 1: Development of practical skills in Chemistry
Module 2: Foundations in Chemistry
Module 3: Periodic Table and energy
Module 4: Core Organic Chemistry

A Level only
Module 5: Physical Chemistry and transition elements
Module 6: Organic Chemistry and analysis

AS Level Chemistry

 

Duration

Marks

Weighting

Paper 1: Content from modules 1-4 Breadth in Chemistry

1 hour 30 mins

70

50%

Paper 2: Content from modules 1-4 Depth in Chemistry

1 hour 30 mins

70

50%

A Level Chemistry

 

Duration

Marks

Weighting

Paper 1: Content from modules 1,2, 3 and 5 Periodic Table, elements and physical chemistry

2 hours 15 mins

100

37%

Paper 2: Content from modules 1,2,4, and 6 Synthesis and analytical techniques

2 hours 15 mins

100

37%

Paper 3: Content from modules 1-6

Unified chemistry

1 hour 30 mins

70

26%

Practical Skills:

Non-exam assessment Practical work completed during the course

Entry requirements

GCSE grade A in Chemistry or Additional Science, GCSE grade A in Mathematics.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Hertfordshire and Essex High School and Science College directly.

Last updated date: 03 February 2015
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