AS - Chemistry at Chase Terrace Technology College
The Salters courses offer an innovative approach to the teaching and learning of chemistry through its modern applications. Chemistry is the study of the properties and reactions of substances, therefore all thirteen themes are delivered through practical based activities. Themes include: Developing fuels & Oceans The atmosphere Agriculture Medicines Materials Chemistry is a challenging, but rewarding course and students will find that it complements AS Biology. Chemistry is also compatible with subjects such as physics, maths, geography, environmental science, psychology.
Achieved grade BB or higher at GCSE Double Science or minimum grade C in Chemistry from single science with at least CC in Biology and Physics. Have a high level of mathematical competence, B grade or better ideally.
You could take this course to complement other advanced level courses such as Biology or to prepare for the A2 part of an Advanced GCE in Chemistry, which could lead onto higher education in science related subjects or more general higher education courses. With further training, you could go into a job related to Chemistry or one of the other sciences such as a Doctor, Nurse, Scientist or Pharmacist. You could also go straight into a job as the AS GCE is a recognised qualification that will help you to develop the basic skills, understanding and knowledge that many employers across lots of industries are looking for.
To find out more about this qualification, contact us, ask your Connexions Personal Adviser or school/college careers staff.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Chase Terrace Technology College directly.