Chemistry

Course name

  • Pearson Edexcel  Level 3 Advanced GCE in Chemistry (9CH0)

Areas covered within the specification:

  • Atomic structure and the periodic table
  • Bonding and structure
  • Redox
  • Inorganic chemistry and the periodic table
  • Formulae, equations and amount of substance
  • Energetics
  • Equilibrium
  • Acid-base equilibria
  • Transition metals
  • Organic chemistry
  • Modern analytical techniques
  • Kinetics

Specification website link:

https://qualifications.pearson.com/en/qualifications/edexcel-a-levels/chemistry-2015.html

Students will have at least 8 hours a fortnight in a specialised laboratory, where the key concepts of the course will be taught. Students will also complete a series of specified CPAC practical activities, working towards achieving the practical endorsement in biology.

In addition to lesson time students should spend at least 6 hours a week revising, practising questions, doing extra research and working independently outside of lesson on their topics