What basic substances make up the world we live in and how do they interact? These are just two of the fundamental questions that chemistry attempts to answer and which you will explore in this fascinating course. Studying from home in your own time, you will study for about 200 hours before entering the exams as a private candidate. This course will prepare students for further study in Chemistry or help provide the basic scientific knowledge for a wide range of other professions such as teaching, nursing or midwifery.
The Oxford Open Learning international GCSE Chemistry course is designed to follow the structure of the Edexcel 4CH0/4CH1 specification and is divided into six modules, as follows: Module 1: Introducing Chemistry Module 2: Chemical Investigations Module 3: Chemical Patterns Module 4: Chemistry in Practice Module 5: Organic Chemistry Module 6: Chemistry Calculations The course enables students to develop a range of scientific skills as they work with diagrams, graphs, statistics, photographic images and online media. Online Students should have internet access to carry out some of the research and lesson activities.
Oxford Open Learnings international GCSE Chemistry course is designed to prepare students for the Edexcel International GCSE in Chemistry (4CH1).
Exams in Summer 2019 and beyond:
This course will be graded using the new 9-1 grading system.
Oxford Open Learning has teamed up with the award-winning Twig video site to provide access to online chemistry resources, specifically filmed to support GCSE level studies. Each Chemistry IGCSE student will get a free login to be able to view the entire Twig world range incorporating thousands of short educational videos. Throughout your course, you will be referred to specific videos to support your learning An annual subscription to Twig world videos would normally cost £99.
The course costs £295. Click for full details of The Oxford Open Learning Trusts GCSE and international GCSE prices