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Chemistry A Level at The Sweyne Park School

Course description

To gain fundamental understanding of the processes and phenomena that make up all materials and the foundations of life itself. Chemistry sits between physics and biology, since advances in all three fields are mainly reliant on chemical ideas. Humankind will benefit greatly from innovations in materials with properties tailored to new uses in fields as diverse as construction and medicine.

Course content

Fundamental principles that form the basis of chemistry such as atomic structure, bonding, periodicity and an introduction to organic chemistry. Equilibria, polymers, aromatic chemistry, thermodynamics, energetic chemistry and inorganic chemistry are also included.

Future opportunities

Directly related: Food scientist, pharmaceutical research, cosmetic scientist and doctor.

Further afield: Computer programmer, lawyer, journalist and company management.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Sweyne Park School directly.

Last updated date: 18 June 2015

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