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Chemistry A Level at South Bromsgrove High

Course description

AS Chemistry

Physical Chemistry
This area explores the fundamental principles that form the basis of chemistry, including moles, atomic structure and bonding, kinetics, energetics and chemical equilibria.

Inorganic Chemistry
This area explores periodicity and a detailed look at Group 2 and Group 7.

Organic Chemistry
This area explores the physical and chemical reactions of the alkanes, alkenes, haloalkanes and alcohols.

A2 Chemistry

Physical Chemistry
This area will build on your AS knowledge and also cover thermodynamics, rate equations, equilibria and acids and bases.

Inorganic Chemistry
This module continues to study inorganic reactions particularly those of Period 3 and the colourful chemistry of the transition metals.

Organic Chemistry
This area will build on your previous organic knowledge and focuses on aromatic compounds, carbonyls, amines, polymers and analytical techniques to determine the structure of organic compounds.

Entry requirements

Students wishing to study A-Level Chemistry must meet the following entry requirements:
- a grade B or better in GCSE Science and GCSE Additional Science,
or a grade B or better in GCSE Chemistry;
- a grade B or better in GCSE Maths

Future opportunities

Medicine, Pharmaceuticals, Chemical Engineering, Forensics, Material Science, and Veterinary Science.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact South Bromsgrove High directly.

Last updated date: 23 June 2015

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