L2 Chemistry - Semester A

2CHEA
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr R. Limmer

Level 2 Chemistry - Semester A

This increases the depth of chemistry knowledge and provides opportunities to develop practical skills in Chemistry. Students develop practical skills involving titration and analysis of ions in solution. 

Curriculum Skills:

  • Collaboration during practical work. 
  • High level thinking skills.
  • Analysis and evaluation of results.
  • Precise observation technique.
  • High levels of self management.
  • Working safely within a laboratory


In order to gain a Course Endorsement, students will have to go onto study Semester B of Level 2 Chemistry.


Pathway

L2 Chemistry - Semester B

This Semester could lead onto Semester B Chemistry and then onto Level 3 Chemistry.

Prior Learning & Prerequisites

Ideally students choosing this course would have passed an external science paper at Level 1. However, due to the COVID-19 situation, entry to this course will be on a case by case basis.


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement, however, you will need to select both Semester A and B.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91161 v3 Chemistry 2.1 - Carry out quantitative analysis
2
I
4
Y
A.S. 91162 v3 Chemistry 2.2 - Carry out procedures to identify ions present in solution
2
I
3
A.S. 91167 v2 Chemistry 2.7 - Demonstrate understanding of oxidation-reduction
2
I
3
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 10 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.

Disclaimer

Selection of a course does not guarantee entry into the course. Courses may not run due to low numbers and timetable clashes may occur. In both of these situations, the student will be consulted about alternative courses during the Course Confirmation process.