GCSE/iGCSE Chemistry Course

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  • Atomic structure & the periodic table
    • The atom – basic structure
    • The atom – electronic structure
    • Elements
    • Compounds
    • Separating mixtures
    • The periodic table
    • The alkali metals
    • The halogens
    • The transition metals
    • The noble gases
  • Structure, bonding & properties
    • Chemical bonding – covalent
    • Chemical bonding – ionic
    • Structure & properties – simple covalent molecules
    • Structure & properties – covalent macromolecules
    • Structure & properties – ionic structures
    • Metals – structure, properties & uses
    • The kinetic theory
    • Structure & properties – nanoscience
  • Quantitative chemistry
    • Measuring in Chemistry
    • Balancing equations
    • Empirical Formulae
    • Mass & the mole
    • Reacting masses, gas volumes and solutions
    • Atom economy and percentage yield
  • Chemical reactions
    • Oxygen & Oxides
    • The reactivity series
    • Metals – extraction
    • Redox reactions
    • Acids & bases
    • Salts
    • Electrolysis
  • Chemical Energetics, Kinetics & Equilibria
    • Energy from reactions (energetics)
    • Electrochemical Cells & Fuel Cells
    • Rates of reaction
    • Catalysis
    • Equilibria
  • Organic chemistry
    • Crude oil – origin & separation
    • Crude oil – hydrocarbon structure
    • Hydrocarbon fuels
    • Crude oil – obtaining useful substances
    • Alcohols, Carboxylic Acids & Esters
    • Synthetic & biological polymers
  • Chemical analysis
    • Analysing substances – titrations
    • Analysing substances – chromatography & spectrometry
    • Analysing substances – ions & flame tests
  • Chemical resources
    • Resources – reducing use & recycling
    • Purifying water
    • Corrosion
    • Metals – alloys
    • Ceramics, polymers & composites
    • Ammonia – production, uses & fertilisers
  • Atmospheric chemistry
    • Atmosphere – origin & composition
    • Atmosphere – human impact
    • Carbon Footprint & Life-Cycle Assessment

Atomic structure & the periodic table

Structure, bonding & properties

Quantitative chemistry

Chemical reactions

Chemical Energetics, Kinetics & Equilibria

Organic chemistry

Chemical analysis

Chemical resources

Atmospheric chemistry