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AQA 7405

Entry Requirements

Six GCSEs at Grade 6 or above PLUS:

Grade 7 or above in GCSE Maths AND EITHER: 

Grade 77 or above in GCSE Double Science OR 7 or above in GCSE Chemistry  

Course Overview

Chemistry occupies a key position in science and is a cornerstone of the environment we live in. Through the study of elements and compounds and how they change during reactions with each other, you will develop a clear understanding of the role of chemistry in industry and society.

Our science subjects are taught in our purpose-built science labs, which provide the latest equipment and facilities for the study of science.

Course content

  • Physical Chemistry
  • Inorganic Chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Relevant Practical Skills


With a qualification in chemistry, you could go on to Higher Education, studying Chemistry or one of the other sciences or related subjects, or work in a science-based industry such as chemical engineering, materials science or biotechnology. It is essential for the medical field, pharmacy and environmental science. Chemistry is also a well-respected subject in its own right and suitable for entry into a wide range of professions.