Edexcel GCSE Chemistry
Chemistry, like Biology and Physics, consists of three units from the Science, Additional Science and Further Additional Science courses, along with a controlled assessment. All three written exams have to be taken at the same time at the end of the course.
Exam dates for summer 2014
C1: May 15th.
C2: June 10th.
C3: June 19th.
The controlled assessment can be taken at any time during the course.
Unit C1: Chemistry in our world
Topic 1 The Earth’s sea and atmosphere
Topic 2 Materials from the Earth
Topic 3 Acids
Topic 4 Obtaining and using metals
Topic 5 Fuels
Unit C2: Discovering chemistry
Topic 1 Atomic structure and the periodic table
Topic 2 Ionic compounds and analysis
Topic 3 Covalent compounds and separation techniques
Topic 4 Groups in the periodic table
Topic 5 Chemical reactions
Topic 6 Quantitative chemistry
Unit C3: Chemistry in action
Topic 1 Qualitative analysis
Topic 2 Quantitative analysis
Topic 3 Electrolytic processes
Topic 4 Gases, equilibria and ammonia
Topic 5 Organic chemistry
Unit CCA: Chemistry controlled assessment