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Full-Time & A Level Courses

Chemistry A Level

Level 3

Course code: AG3372K
Type: Full Time, A Level & T Level
Duration: 2 years
Subject area: A Levels,Sciences
Location: Ludlow
Additional Costs - £20.00

This charge identified is applicable to learners aged 16-18 who qualify for funding. Learners aged 19+ will have to pay this charge and possibly tuition and exam fees. This will depend on the course and any prior qualifications. For further information, please refer to the fees page of our website

* Fees are chargeable each year and the fees quoted will be for the current year only, if the course is more than 1 year further fees will be due next year.

About the course

Chemistry is fundamental to our daily lives and overlaps with other sciences such as Biology, Physics, Geology and Environmental Science. A Level Chemistry will build upon your knowledge gained at GCSE but with a greater level of mathematical content. It is a must for those looking to study degrees in Medicine, Veterinary Science and Dentistry. It also opens up a wide range of opportunities for careers and higher-level study in Forensic Science, Environmental Health, Biomedical and Biological Sciences and Optometry.

Why choose us

All lessons take place in new, well- equipped laboratories. A challenging, academic and rigorous qualification that is highly respected by universities and employers. Individualised learning leading to consistently high results. 100% Pass Rate since 2019.

What you could do next

Chemistry is considered a facilitating subject and is highly regarded by top universities. A Level Chemistry is essential for many science degrees; but is also frequently selected by Law applicants as it demonstrates analytical skills and an ability to cope with difficult concepts.

Popular modules

  • Organic Chemistry

  • Rates of Reaction

Assessment methods

Assessment will be via 3 written exams plus a practical assessment

Entry requirements

A minimum of 5 GCSEs at grade 4 (grade C) or above including a grade 6 (grade B) in Maths and in Science. Discussion with tutor and potential trial if either Maths or Science (not both) are grade 5.