Where to Study Chemistry in the UK

If you’re interested in learning chemistry, you have several options open to you. If you are still at school, you can try and find summer courses for an introduction to chemistry, or decide to go for GCSEs (most places offer Science GCSEs that include chemistry, biology and physics or mathematics) or an A-level in chemistry. […]

21 February 2019 ∙ 8 minutes to read

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Chemistry: Everything You Need to Know

Chemistry is a subject whose workings you see all around you. Just think for a little moment and you can be sure that each thing you consider – natural or artificial – functions or exists because of the discoveries we’ve made in this science. Lightbulbs? That’s chemistry. Refuelling a car? Chemistry. Frying eggs? Whilst cooking […]

19 December 2018 ∙ 7 minutes to read

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An Introduction To A Level Chemistry Revision

After getting through your GCSEs your knowledge of chemistry will be pretty advanced by now. At A level, you will continue to further your knowledge of concepts you already know as well as learning new ones. In the physical chemistry section of your A Levels, you will build on your GCSE knowledge of atoms and […]

28 November 2018 ∙ 7 minutes to read

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Everything You Need To Know About GCSE Chemistry

Studying for your GCSEs might seem scary, but there are plenty of steps you can take to make sure you're prepared for your exams. We have compiled a guide on what you’ll learn and some tips on revising, so you can get the best grade you can. At this stage in your education you already have […]

27 November 2018 ∙ 6 minutes to read

Need help studying Chemistry?

Our Chemistry tutors have written up a series of articles to make this science a bit easier to understand.

Read all about the different topics covered in GCSE and A Level Chemistry and get revision tips and resources.

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Taking Chemistry Lessons

Chemistry is one of the oldest science that humans have been studying. Early records dating from more than 3000 years ago suggest that our ancestors already had a grasp of some of the chemical reactions that rule our world. From obtaining metal from ores to extracting perfumes from plants and transforming fat into soap, brewing […]

16 November 2018 ∙ 7 minutes to read

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Chemistry Revision Resources

T’is that time of year again, when students start buckling down and really focusing on their upcoming exams... even though they will sit them months from now. As you well know, these exams, whether A-Levels or GCSEs, are life-changing. At the very least, they represent your chance at higher education. At most, they make the […]

12 November 2018 ∙ 7 minutes to read

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GCSE Chemistry Syllabus: Topics At A Glance

Chemistry is a fascinating subject, as it can teach you so much about the world around you, from the composition of atoms to larger objects and substances. However, the study of chemistry is not just confined to learning about protons, neutrons, and electrons. There are actually a lot of different topics that you will have […]

8 November 2018 ∙ 7 minutes to read

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Chemistry For Kids

All children have their own preferences and likes when it comes to the subjects that they learn about at school. Some children, for instance, may take easily to art and English classes, while others prefer history or languages. Some children may even prefer maths and the sciences over other subjects. Although every child is different, […]

5 November 2018 ∙ 6 minutes to read