Chemistry AS AQA

Length of course: 5 half-day sessions
Boards: AQA (7404) only

This course is board-specific for the AQA AS level specification (7404).

This course is for AS students only.

Links between topics will be stressed throughout and exam techniques will include how best to
approach key mathematical skills questions.

• Atomic structure
• Amount of substance
• Bonding
• Energetics
• Kinetics
• Chemical equilibria, Le Chatelier’s principle and Kc
• Oxidation, reduction and redox equations
• Periodicity
• Group 2, the alkaline earth metals
• Group 7(17), the halogens
• Introduction to organic chemistry
• Alkanes
• Halogenalkanes
• Alkenes
• Alcohols
• Organic analysis

Where appropriate, help will also be provided for practical skills assessed in a written examination.