Chemistry A Level 3

Science and Mathematics

Science and Mathematics
Science and Mathematics
We are only accepting one application per candidate.

What will you be working towards?

Qualification Type GCE A/AS Level or Equivalent
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Full Time


COURSE - The A level course builds on work that has already been covered at GCSE, enabling the student to have a deeper understanding of Chemistry. For detailed information about the course (especially the student's guide to Chemistry) please go to


PAPER 1: Advanced Inorganic and Physical Chemistry (9CH0/01)

PAPER 2: Advanced Organic and Physical Chemistry (9CH0/02)

PAPER 3: General and Practical Principles in Chemistry (9CH/03)



How will it be delivered?

ASSESSMENT – Paper 1 & 2 are 1 hour 45 minutes and consist of 90 marks. Paper 3 is 2 hours 30 minutes and consists of 120 marks. The papers may include multiple-choice, short open, open-response, calculations and extended writing questions. The papers will include questions that target mathematics at Level 2 or above and a minimum of 20% of the marks across the three papers will be awarded for this.

Entry requirements

ADMISSIONS – Students will preferably have achieved a grade 6 in Chemistry GCSE or a grade 6 in Additional Science

Your next steps...

CAREERS- Careers could include Medicine, Veterinary sciences, Chemical engineering, Forensics, research, finance and teaching.