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Chemistry (4CHO)

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Description
Oxford Learning is one of the leading distance education providers in the United Kingdom and internationally, and along with our partners in education, promotes quality home study education world wide. Our online distance learning programmes encompass A-Level and Diploma level courses. As part of your course you will have access to the tutor department who are able to support and mentor you throughout the learning process. Our students come from varied backgrounds, differing levels of education, and every continent in the world. Our courses give you the confidence to achieve your academic goals, and give you new and further knowledge or, as with many of our past students, a new career path. We invite you to take a look at the reviews past students have left, and look forward to welcoming you as an Oxford Learning student soon. Your qualification from Oxford Learning will show your respected and exceptional level of education.

Benefits

  • Easy to follow
  • Make your own study schedule and take advantage of online tutoring hours
  • Obtain a certified diploma once you finish the course.

Details

This course will provide you with the opportunity to experience Chemistry and is designed to provide a basis for progression to further study in GCE Advanced Subsidiary and Advanced Level Chemistry.

Content

This Edexcel International GCSE Chemistry course consists of 5 sections exploring different aspects of Chemistry.

This course consists of five units:

Unit 1: Principles of Chemistry

Unit 2: Chemistry of the Elements

Unit 3: Organic Chemistry

Unit 4: Physical Chemistry

Unit 5: Chemistry in Industry

The five sections are as follows:

Unit 1: Principles of Chemistry

  • Atoms
  • Atomic structure
  • Relative formula masses
  • Chemical formulae and chemical equations
  • Ionic compounds
  • Covalent Substances
  • Metallic crystals
  • Electrolysis

You will also consider the practical aspects of study in these topic areas.

Unit 2: Chemistry of the Elements

  • The Periodic Table
  • Group 1 elements - lithium, sodium and potassium
  • Group 7 elements - chlorine, bromine and iodine
  • Oxygen and oxides
  • Hydrogen and water
  • Reactivity series
  • Tests for ions and gases

You will also consider the practical aspects of study in these topic areas.

Unit 3: Organic Chemistry

  • Introduction to organic chemistry
  • Alkanes
  • Alkenes
  • Ethanol

You will also consider the practical aspects of study in these topic areas.

Unit 4: Physical Chemistry

  • Acids, alkalis and salts
  • Energetics
  • Rates of reaction
  • Equilibria

You will also consider the practical aspects of study in these topic areas.

Unit 5: Chemistry in Industry

  • Extraction and uses of metals
  •  Crude oil
  •  Synthetic polymers
  • The industrial manufacture of chemicals

You will also consider the practical aspects of study in these topic areas.


Examination Board: Edexcel

Examination Codes: 4CHO

By the end of the AS Level you will have begun to successfully investigate key areas of Chemistry and be prepared for further progression in this and related fields.

By the end of the Edexcel International GCSE you will have also investigated several key topic areas in much greater detail and practised some of the research skills that are so necessary to success not only in this field but in other interrelated fields.


The format of the Examinations

PLEASE NOTE: All exams will be held during the May - June exam period.

Paper 1 is externally assessed through an examination paper lasting 2 hours.

Paper 2 is externally assessed through an examination paper lasting 1 hour.

This Edexcel International GCSE in Chemistry comprises two externally assessed papers:

  • Chemistry Paper 1
  • Chemistry Paper 2

Chemistry Paper 1 Paper code: 4CH0/1C

  • Externally assessed
  • Availability: January and June series
  • First assessment: June 2013

Overview of content

Assesses all content in the specification including content not in bold.

  • Section 1: Principles of chemistry
  • Section 2: Chemistry of the elements
  • Section 3: Organic chemistry
  • Section 4: Physical chemistry
  • Section 5: Chemistry in industry

Overview of assessment

  • The paper is assessed through a 2-hour examination paper set and marked by Edexcel.
  • The total number of marks is 120.
  • Grades A*–G are available.

Chemistry Paper 2 Paper code: 4CH0/2C

  • Externally assessed
  • Availability: January and June series
  • First assessment: June 2013

Overview of content

Assesses all content in the specification including content in bold.

  • Section 1: Principles of chemistry
  • Section 2: Chemistry of the elements
  • Section 3: Organic chemistry
  • Section 4: Physical chemistry
  • Section 5: Chemistry in industry

Overview of assessment

  • The paper is assessed through a 1-hour examination paper set and marked by Edexcel.
  • The total number of marks is 60.
  • Grades A*–G are available.

Conditions

Thanks to this offer, valid exclusively for one person, you will obtain a Chemistry (4CHO) Online Course.

How to register

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