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Chemistry A-level at South Essex College

Course description

Year one:

  • development of practical skills in chemistry
  • foundations in chemistry
  • periodic table and energy
  • core organic chemistry

Year two:

  • physical chemistry and transition elements
  • organic chemistry and analysis

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Entry requirements

  • maths at grade six/grade B or above
  • English language at grade four/grade C or above
  • chemistry or double award science at grade six/grade B or above
  • two additional GCSEs at grade four/grade C or above


Year one:

  • two written papers: 100%

Year two:

  • three written papers: 100%

Financial information

FREE to UK/EU under 19s not in employment

Future opportunities

Higher education at university or college to study science, medicine or veterinary science.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact South Essex College directly.

Last updated date: 23 November 2018
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