Unit 1: Atoms, bonds and groups
Unit 2: Chains, energy and resources
Unit 3: Rings, Polymers & Analysis
Unit 4: Equilibria, energetics and elements
Units 5 and 6 – internal assessment of planning experiments, obtaining and recording results, analysing results and evaluating results and procedures
The AS examination takes place in the June of year 12, a D grade in the examination is required to continue to the A2 course.
The A2 examination takes place in the June of year 13.
The practical skills assessment in both year 12 and 13 are set at suitable times in the school year, to comply with the examination board regulations.