AS Chemistry

 

 

Overview of AS Level in Chemistry A (H032) Year 12

 

Learners must complete both components (01 and 02).

 

 

Content Overview                             Assessment Overview

 

 

 

Content is split into four teaching 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

 

Both components assess content from all four modules.


 

Breadth in chemistry

(01)*

 

70 marks

 

1 hour 30 minutes

written paper

 

 

 

 

Depth in chemistry

(02)*

 

70 marks

 

1 hour 30 minutes

written paper


 

 

50%

 

of total

AS level

 

 

 

 

 

 

50%

 

of total

AS level

 

 

 

*Both components include synoptic assessment.