Study A Level Chemistry from the comfort of your own home - without the stress of booking exams!
As well as your A Level course materials and tutor support, this course includes the examination fees needed to successfully gain your A Level Chemistry qualification and those all-important UCAS points.
Our A Level courses are always updated to meet the latest academic specifications, so you can feel confident you are studying the most up-to-date academic content.
On this course, you will be able to:
Studying A Levels with us lets you choose when you take your exams, so that you are always fully prepared.
When you are ready, we will book the exams for you so you can focus on your studies - a convenient and stress-free way to study that fits around your existing commitments.
Simply receive your course materials online or by post and start studying to gain that all-important A Level.
AQA Qualification Code: 7405
To achieve the full Chemistry A Level you will be assessed across the three topics and practical assessments. All topics will be assessed by 3 paper-based exams. A more detailed breakdown of the exam details is provided below:
To receive the full Chemistry A Level, you must take the A Level exams and undergo a practical assessment of 12 practical skills.
It is possible for students to receive an A Level Chemistry qualification without completing the practical assessment, although your certificate will state you have not done so.
To include the practical assessments see our A Level Chemistry inc Exams & Practical
You will have 2 years to complete the full A-Level from the date you receive your materials. You will be able to study at your own pace and in your own time without the pressure of tight deadlines.
The examinations for this course will be taken at a centre in Birmingham; we will book these for you when you feel you are ready. Additional exam centres in various locations will soon become available.
This course enables you to study for an A Level in Chemistry by distance learning at home or at work. Your course materials will be sent by post or via email, you choose! Full tutor support will be available via email, so help is only a click away! Your course pack will include self-assessment exercises and tutor-marked study questions, so you can monitor your progress.
Upon successful completion of this home learning course you will receive an A Level in Chemistry issued by AQA. We have chosen this syllabus as it is the best suited to distance learning.
It is possible for students to receive an A Level Chemistry qualification without completing the practical assessment, although your certificate will state you have not done so and it may harm your chances of securing a place at university or getting a job. On your written examinations, 15% of marks rely on having some knowledge of these practical skills, therefore we strongly advise you to take your practical assessments and written exams.
Yes! You study the same coursework, take the same examinations and get the same qualification. The only difference is that the course is designed to be studied from home, and you receive full tutor support via email.
You will need a minimum of GCSE grade C or above in Chemistry. You are also required to have a grade C or above in the higher tier Mathematics GCSE as up to 10% of the marks awarded in this course will be related to mathematical principles.
In addition to this, you should also be familiar with the following:
You will also have an understanding of the following terms; molecule, ion, compound element, isomer, isotope, oxidation, bond, reduction, hydrolysis, condensation and wavelength.
* Not included with the online study option
There is no required reading for this A Level. However you will need to conduct your own research using the internet.
Yes, you will need to take the standard A Level examinations in order to fully complete this course; we will book these exams for you.
Please note: you will need to sit these exams in the Birmingham examination centre.
For this particular course, you will need to pay an additional fee to complete your practical assessments, which is why we thoroughly recommend you conduct further research into this before enrolling.
You are still able to study this A Level course but must take the examinations within the UK at the Birmingham examination centre, as this is the only guaranteed way to access examination centres.
It’s not a problem. We offer a course replacement service, so if you get into trouble and your course pack is lost or damaged, our Student Support Team can provide you with a new set of materials for a one-time additional fee.
That’s not a problem. We want to make sure you’re 100% confident about enrolling on the course and starting your study. So, just give our Student Support Team a call on 03300 563 100 and they’ll do their best to help.