Level 2 Chemistry

12CHE
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr P. Spiers

Recommended Prior Learning

If you were in Band A Science - 16 Level 1 Science credits, which should include the 4 credits from the external AS 90944 Acids and Bases.

If you were in Band B Science - 16 Level 1 Science credits, which include an excellent grade from AS 90930 (Reaction Rates) or AS90946 (Metals).


You will learn about Chemistry as a science that investigates matter in both living and non-living systems. The course covers the topics Atomic Structure and Bonding, Chemical Calculations, Acids and Bases, Organic, Redox and Equilibrium. You will learn through a combination of experimental and theory lessons.


Pathway

Level 3 Chemistry

Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

This course is approved for University Entrance.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91164 v2 Chemistry 2.4 - Demonstrate understanding of bonding, structure, properties and energy changes
2
E
5
Y
A.S. 91165 v2 Chemistry 2.5 - Demonstrate understanding of the properties of selected organic compounds
2
E
4
Y
A.S. 91166 v2 Chemistry 2.6 - Demonstrate understanding of chemical reactivity
2
E
4
Y
A.S. 91167 v2 Chemistry 2.7 - Demonstrate understanding of oxidation-reduction
2
I
3
A.S. 91910 v1 Chemistry 2.1 - Carry out a practical investigation into a substance present in a consumer product using quantitative analysis
2
I
4
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 13 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 7 credits.

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