Chemistry - A Level (Edexcel) - Westminster Kingsway College

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Chemistry - A Level (Edexcel)

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Course Title Chemistry - A Level (Edexcel)
Start Date 9th September 2019
Location Kings Cross
Duration 2 Years
Attendance
Fees Fee details on enquiry. All learners are fee-assessed at enrolment
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About the Course

A levels are subject-based qualifications that can lead to university, further study, training, or work. You can choose to study three A levels over two years or a combination of A Levels and vocational A Level equivalent qualifications such as BTEC Certificates (equivalent to an AS)/ Extended Certificates (equivalent to a whole A Level). You may also wish to complete an Extended Project Qualification (EPQ) during your second year. When choosing A levels subjects it is important to consider what you are likely to enjoy and be good at. If you enjoy a subject or have an ability in it already, you are more likely to do well. Also if you have a particular career, job, or further study in mind, you may need to choose specific subjects in order to meet entry requirements.

What you will study

Chemists have greatly improved the quality of life for the majority of people. Our A Level course is underpinned by the practical skills that we call ‘How Science Works’. You also find out how chemists are real innovators, designing solutions to the problems that affect modern life. Topics you will study include: Core Organic, Inorganic and Physical Chemistry - this will include Atomic theory; Structure and Bonding; Redox; Periodic Table and Calculations involving amounts of substances;; Modern analytical methods; Energetics; Kinetics and Equilibrium.

Access Method

During the 1st year there will be 5 formal internal assessments which you will need to pass in order to progress into the 2nd year. At the end of the 2nd year there are three public examinations.

Progression

Progress to a wide range of degree and other higher education courses, apprenticeships or employment. Chemistry is an essential subject for many university courses, including anyone wishing to pursue a career in medicine, veterinary medicine, dentistry, biochemistry or pharmacy.

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Entry Requirements

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Entry Requirement

General A-Level entry requirements: Three GCSEs at grade 5 or above plus two further GCSEs at grade 4 or above including English Language and a written subject (not including Languages). Additional entry requirements: Grade 5 or above in Maths and Science. You will also need a good reference.

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