Adams College Transition Work
This transition work is intended to prepare you for A level study. We would like you to work through the tasks listed.
You must bring your completed work with you on Wednesday 5th September, ready to demonstrate your understanding of the transition tasks in lessons. Teachers will test your knowledge and understanding of this work in class tests, the week beginning 17th September.
Past Paper Questions from OCR GCSE GATEWAY
Please complete all the questions in this booklet and bring them with you in September. These questions are based on GCSE exam questions and are designed to test your knowledge of the Chemistry you have studied thus far.
The following are the units that you will study over the two-year course, many elements of which, build on your knowledge and understanding from GCSE.
Module 1 – Development of practical skills in chemistry
Module 2 – Foundations in chemistry
Module 3 – Periodic table and energy
Module 4 – Core organic chemistry
Module 5 – Physical chemistry and transition elements
Module 6 – Organic chemistry and analysis
The content you study over the two-year course will be examined as outlined below:
|Periodic table, elements and physical chemistry||2 hours 15 minutes||37%|
|Synthesis and analytical techniques||2 hours 15 minutes||37%|
|Unified chemistry||1 hour 30 minutes||26%|
Click here for exam questions to be completed as your transition work