Exam Board: AQA

Throughout GCSE Chemistry you will develop and enhance your knowledge on a range of topics. The themes that you will cover include:

Chemistry is an essential subject for areas of study such as Medicine and Veterinary Science, but will also open the door to exciting careers at the cutting edge of disciplines such as Materials Science, Engineering, Pharmaceuticals and the Petrochemical industry.


100% examination — two 1 hour 45 minute papers, each worth 50%. Papers will include multiple choice, long and short answer questions.