A Level Chemistry

Our A Level Chemistry qualification is a content-led course designed to develop theoretical and practical chemistry skills, knowledge and understanding.

Assessment Overview

Content is in six modules:

Module 1 – Development of practical skills in chemistry

Module 2 – Foundations in chemistry

Module 3 – Periodic table and energy

Module 4 – Core organic chemistry

Module 5 – Physical chemistry and transition elements

Module 6 – Organic chemistry and analysis

Component Marks Duration Weighting
Periodic table, elements and physical chemistry (01) 100 2 hours 15 mins 37%
Assesses content from modules 1, 2, 3 and 5
Synthesis and analytical techniques (02) 100 2 hours 15 mins 37%
Assesses content from modules 1, 2, 4 and 6
Unified chemistry (03) 70 1 hour 30 mins 26%
Assesses content from all modules (1 to 6)