Chemistry

What will I study

Physical Chemistry, Bonding, Energetics, Kinetics, Chemical Equilibria, Organic Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry

How will I be assessed

Three examination papers (2 hours each) taking place in summer 2022. These will include multiple choice questions, long answer questions and examination of practical skills.

Why Study A Level Chemistry

Chemistry is an essential qualification for a large number of careers as well as an excellent subject to study alongside any other subject. Having a qualification in chemistry can create opportunities to enter careers in chemical engineering, medicine, dentistry, optometry, pharmacy, biochemistry, biotechnology, forensic science, veterinary science and environmental science to name but a few. You will develop team work, analytical, problem solving, communication and numeracy skills; all of which are highly valued by all employers.

Entry requirements

Standard Grace Academy 6th Form entry requirements.
Grade 5/6 or above in GCSE Combined Science or Grade 6 in GCSE Chemistry.

It can lead to careers such as:

Chemistry is an important subject for careers in: medicine, environmental science, engineering, toxicology, developing consumer products, metallurgy (studying how metals behave), space exploration, developing perfumes and cosmetics, pharmaceuticals, energy, teaching, science writing, software development and research.