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Chemistry (Higher)

North East Scotland College

Venues

Aberdeen City Campus

Content

The Higher qualification in Chemistry develops knowledge and understanding of the physical and natural environments, through a wide range of studies including chemical reaction rates, enthalpy and patterns in the Periodic Table.

The Course builds on knowledge from National 5 of bonding, structure and properties, and of the mole, and enables learners to acquire enhanced understanding of carbon compound reactions, nomenclature and structural formulae, and of polymers and natural products. Other areas studied include Hess’s Law, equilibrium, acids and bases, redox reactions, and nuclear chemistry.


Tuesday - 6.30pm - 9.30pm

Entry Requirements

Learners would normally be expected to have achieved the following or equivalent qualifications and/or experience:

Chemistry at National 5

Start Date

August

Qualification

Higher

Study Method

Part time (evening)

Course Length

34 weeks

Department

Highers, National Qualifications and Units

SCQF Level

6

Cost

£426.00

Career Sectors

Biology

Chemistry and Materials Science

Food Science and Technology

Mathematics and Statistics

Physics

Science General