SCCH Biochemist

A-Level Chemistry

The study of chemistry is driven by the desire to explain the behaviour of the materials around us. To comprehend why an autumn leaf turns red, why a diamond is hard or why soap cleans us requires an understanding of chemistry. 

Our A-Level Chemistry course is designed to develop your understanding of how the science works in the laboratory and in the world outside. You will develop a detailed understanding of a discipline that will remain at the forefront of scientific development.

How will I be assessed?

With an emphasis on how knowledge can be applied in the world and the workplace.

What will I learn?

  • How the behaviour of atoms and molecules determines the world we live in, our shape and size, and even how we feel on a given day
  • How chemistry has unlocked the doors to some of the most practical inventions and exciting scientific advances in the modern world

What are my career opportunities?

  • Biochemist 
  • Chemical engineer 
  • Geochemist
  • Hazardous waste manager
  • Chemist


Further Study?

A-Level Chemistry provides access to a wide range of university courses, both within and outside the science curriculum.

Are there any extra costs?

Traveling costs in excursions, or anything outside college time.{wishlist}