Unit 1: What is chemistry?

Students should:

  • understand the underlying kinetic theory of matter
  • appreciate the role of chemistry in the understanding of materials and systems.
  • to develop a scientific methodology in investigations.
  • understand the classifications of pure substances and appreciate the need for purification
  • recognise the importance of measurement and units.
  • appreciate experimental inaccuracy and be able to express it.
  • be able to use very large and very small numbers through scientific notation (standard form)

Unit 1 - Scheme of Work


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