A Level (Level 3)


This course brings chemistry to life as you explore the properties and interactions of substances that form the building blocks of matter. You will also participate in a wide range of hands-on chemistry practicals in our well-equipped labs to understand chemistry’s role in many fields, including medicine, engineering, and the environment.


  • The structure of atoms, compounds and molecules
  • The periodic table
  • Analytical chemistry
  • Physical chemistry
  • Organic chemistry.


Chemist, biochemist, doctor, dentist, vet, chemical engineer, pharmacist, geologist, food scientist, forensic scientist, environmental scientist.

University Options

Chemistry, biochemistry, medicine, dentistry, veterinary science, chemical engineering, pharmacy, pharmacology, geology, food science, forensic science, environmental science.