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Chemistry A Level at Strood Academy

Course description

Students develop

  • essential knowledge and understanding of different areas of the subject and how they relate to each other
  • a deep appreciation of the skills, knowledge and understanding of scientific methods
  • competence and confidence in a variety of practical, mathematical and problem solving skills
  • thier interest in and enthusiasm for the subject, including developing an interest in further study and careers associated with the subject.
  • an understanding of how society makes decitions about scientific issues and how the sciences contribute to the success of the economy and society.

Course content

Paper 1 Advanced Inorganic and Physical Chemistry

Paper 2 Advanced Organic and Physical Chemistry

Paper 3 General and Practical Principles in Chemistry

Science Practical Endorsement


Entry requirements

GCSE Chemistry or GCSE Core Science & GCSE Additional Science = Grade A or above

with GCSE Maths = Grade B or above

Future opportunities

Possible Careers

  • Analytical chemist
  • Chemical Engineer
  • Healthcare scientist. clinical biochemistry
  • Forensic scientist
  • Pharmacologist
  • Research scientist (physical sciences)
  • Toxicologist

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Strood Academy directly.

Last updated date: 05 December 2016
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Key information

  • Start date: Unknown
  • Duration: 2 years