Chemistry IB Higher at Anglo European School
The course comprises a central core of study for HL and SL including the following topics:
- Atomic structure
- Acids and bases
- Chemical bonding
- Organic chemistry
Higher students undertake additional study for each topic.
Students also study one extension module from the following:
- Medicinal chemistry
Minimum matriculation requirements are a grade B in GCSE Core and Additional Science or GCSE Chemistry.
A grade B in GCSE Mathematics is essential, but studying Mathematics at Higher level is not essential.
There are three externally assessed papers:
Paper 1: duration 1 hour, 40 multiple choice questions on core and AHL. 40 marks, 20%
Paper 2: duration 2¼ hours, short answer and extended response questions on the core and AHL material. 95 marks, 36%
Paper 3: duration 1¼ hours, section A: one data based question and several short answer questions on experimental work. Section B short answer and extended-response questions from one option. 45 marks, 24%
Internally assessed and externally moderated: individual investigation, duration 10 hours, 20%
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Anglo European School directly.