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International A' Level Chemistry Edexcel Course

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Course Description

This International A' Level Chemistry Course with Edexcel will enable you to gain an essential knowledge and understanding of different areas of Chemistry.

You will also learn a variety of practical, mathematical and problem-solving skills.

UCAS points: Yes

Hours required: 360

Support: 2 years

Course code: YCH11

What can you do with A' Level Chemistry?

These qualifications enable successful progression to further education courses in chemical sciences. Through Edexcel's world-class qualification development process they have consulted with a number of universities in the UK, as well as internationally, to validate the appropriateness of these qualifications, including content, skills and assessment structure.

Our International Advanced Subsidiary and Advanced Levels in Chemistry sit within our wider subject offer for sciences. We also offer International Advanced Subsidiary and Advanced Levels in Biology, Physics and Psychology, and in Mathematics and Further Mathematics.

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Modules

AS Level

Candidates for the Edexcel International AS Level Chemistry study the following topics:-

  • Formulae, Equations and Amount of Substance
  • Atomic Structure and the Periodic Table
  • Bonding and Structure
  • Introductory Organic Chemistry and Alkanes
  • Alkenes
  • Energetics
  • Intermolecular Forces
  • Redox Chemistry and Groups 1, 2 and 7
  • Introduction to Kinetics and Equilibria
  • Organic Chemistry: Alcohols, Halogenoalkanes and Spectra
  • Learners are expected to develop experimental skills, and a knowledge and understanding of experimental techniques, by carrying out a range of practical experiments and investigations while they study Units 1 and 2.

    This unit will assess learners’ knowledge and understanding of experimental procedures and techniques that were developed in Units 1 and 2.

The AS level consists of three examinations papers.

Full A' Level

Candidates for the Edexcel International A' Level Chemistry study the ABOVE AS Level topics and the following:-

  • Kinetics
  • Entropy and Energetics
  • Chemical Equilibria
  • Acid-base Equilibria
  • Organic Chemistry: Carbonyls, Carboxylic Acids and Chirality
  • Redox Equilibria
  • Transition Metals and their Chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry: Arenes
  • Organic Nitrogen Compounds: Amines, Amides, Amino Acids and Proteins
  • Organic Synthesis
  • Learners are expected to develop further the experimental skills and the knowledge and understanding of experimental techniques that they acquired in Units 1 and 2 (tests for anions and cations, gases and organic functional groups) by carrying out a range of practical experiments and investigations while they study Units 4 and 5.

    This unit will assess learners’ knowledge and understanding of the experimental procedures and techniques that were developed in Units 4 and 5..

Previous Knowledge Required

There are no previous entry requirements for this course, however students are expected to have a reasonable standard of literacy. You have the freedom to start the course at any time and continue your studies at your own pace for a period of up to 24 months from initial registration with the full support of your Tutor.

What support do we offer with your A' Level Course?


Before you start your tutor will contact you to welcome you and, if you’re new to Learn Now, help you understand what study will be like. They’ll also clarify how and when they can be contacted, and how quickly they will respond to you.

Once you’ve started your tutor will mark and provide feedback on your assignments and support your progress throughout the course.


Assessment

Students will be required to arrange and pay for their examinations at an Edexcel approved centre. We can provide an extensive list of these centres for you.

Enrolment Fees

You can enrol online today via the website or if you would prefer to speak with one of our team first, please let us know.


Course

Payment Method

Initial Payment

Monthly Instalment

Total Payable

Full A' Level

Pay in Full

£395.00

Nil

£395.00

IAS or IA2

Pay in Full

£295.00

Nil

£295.00

Awarding Organisation

Edexcel was formed in 1996 by the merger of the Business & Technology Education Council (BTEC), the country’s leading provider of vocational qualifications, and the University of London Examinations & Assessment Council (ULEAC), one of the major exam boards for GCSEs and A levels.

In the UK, Edexcel work with more than 5,000 secondary schools, 450 further education colleges, 70 higher education institutions and more than 700 employers and training providers. As the company responsible for marking the national Key Stage 2 and 3 tests, they are also now working with 20,000 junior schools. Internationally, Edexcel operate in 112 countries and every year more than four million people trust their respected learning programmes and qualifications.

Specification code

AS Level Chemistry: XCH11
A' Level Chemistry: YCH11




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