Topics 1–5: Atomic structure and the periodic
table; Bonding, structure, and the properties
of matter; Quantitative chemistry, Chemical
changes; and Energy changes.
Topics 6–10: The rate and extent of chemical
change; Organic chemistry; Chemical analysis,
Chemistry of the atmosphere; and using
Exam Board: AQA GCSE (9-1) Chemistry
You should have studied Science and Maths before. You should be curious about how the world works and ready to make connections between what you can observe about the world and scientific principles. You need to be willing to work hard and be challenged. You need to be willing to take part in regular practical sessions.
All students studying the GCSE programme are required to have an English language level of IELTS 5.0 or equivalent.