Chemistry A Level

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Who is the course for? Linear A Level Chemistry involves the investigation of substances, what they are made of, how they interact and what role they play in modern industrial society. In this course, you will explore all aspects of chemistry: physical, inorganic and organic as well as modern analytical techniques. You will develop a logical approach to problem solving as well as your ability to understand abstract principles. The course encourages imaginative and critical thinking and develops your skills in laboratory procedures. What can it lead to? Linear A level Chemistry is a must for degrees in medicine, veterinary science and dentistry and can open up a range of careers and higher education courses in optometry, physiotherapy, pharmaceutical sciences, forensic science, biomedical and biological sciences, environmental health and food sciences. A level Chemistry can also help gain direct entry into employment, especially into the scientific and related sectors. What will I study? You will cover three units in the year. These are Chemistry I (rates, equilibria & further organic chemistry), Chemistry II (transition metals, organic nitrogen chemistry) and the third unit in Laboratory Chemistry.

Course information

Name: Chemistry A Level Qualification title: GCE A Level in Chemistry A Qualification type: Other regulated/accredited qualification Assessment Exams - 80%, Practical based - 20%, Successful completion of the course will lead to a certificate awarded by OCR. Awarding Oxford Cambridge & RSA Examinations Created 20151214 22:03:28 Updated 20151214 22:03:28

Entry requirements

You should expect to provide yourself with all standard stationary, writing materials and folders. You will also need a calculator. Students are provided with a knee length lab coat and safety spectacles for use in the laboratory. Equipment required You should expect to provide yourself with all standard stationary, writing materials and folders. You will also need a calculator. Students are provided with a knee length lab coat and safety spectacles for use in the laboratory.

Provider

HARROW COLLEGE
Further Education
enquiries@harrow.ac.uk
020 8909 6000
http://www.harrow.ac.uk

Address

Lowlands Road Town: Harrow

Learning aims

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