• Paper 1 is The Language of Chemistry Structure of Matter and Simple Reactions
  • Paper 2 is Energy, Rate and Chemistry of Carbon Compounds
Paper 1 and paper 2 are both a total of 80 marks, each makes up 20% of the AS grade. There are a mix of short and long answer questions.


  • Paper 3 is Physical and Inorganic Chemistry
  • Paper 4 is Organic Chemistry and Analysis
Both a total of 80 marks, each paper makes up 25% of the A-level grade. There will be short and long answer questions, calculations and extended response. There is also 10% from the practical qualification.