What is the subject and why should you study it?
A high-quality science education provides the foundations for understanding the world through the specific disciplines of biology, chemistry and physics. Science has changed our lives and is vital to the world’s future prosperity, and all pupils should be taught essential aspects of the knowledge, methods, processes and uses of science. We offer the triple science option to our highest achieving students.
|Chemistry GCSE (8462)|
|Atomic structure & the periodic table|
Bonding, structure & properties of matter
The rate & extent of chemical change
Chemistry of the atmosphere
How is the course assessed?
100% final exams, 2 papers, 105 minutes each, grade awarded on scale from 9 to 1
Foundation (Grades 5 to 1) and Higher (Grades 9 to 4) tiers are available