Chemistry A Level - 9701

13CHC

UE:

This subject is equivalent to a subject on the ‘approved list’ for University Entrance.

Recommended Background:

A pass C or better in Chemistry AS. Students with lower grades will have to make an application to the Faculty Head and they will be expected to resit the AS exams, either in the May/June or October/November series.

Course Description:

This course is divided into 3 topics and each topic is divided into sub-topics: PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY Rates, Kinetics, Energy and Entropy Equilibira,Solubility and Acid-Base Theory ORGANIC CHEMISTRY Chemistry of Benzene, Carboxylic acids and Nitrogen containing compounds Polymerisation, Analysis of Molecules and Organic Synthesis INORGANIC CHEMISTRY Redox Processes Group IV and the Transition Metals

Components:

Paper 43 A2 Structured Questions External Compulsory Weighting: 38%
Paper 43 A2 Structured Questions External Compulsory Weighting: 38%
Paper 53 Planning, Analysis, Evaluation External Compulsory Weighting: 12%
Paper 53 Planning, Analysis, Evaluation External Compulsory Weighting: 12%
Papers 13, 23 & 35 or 36 c/f AS Mark External Compulsory Weighting: 50%
Papers 13,23 & 35 or 36 C/f AS Mark External Compulsory Weighting: 50%