Dual (combined science - 2 GCSE qualifications, 6 lessons per week

Triple science - 3 seperate GCSE qualifications (option subject only), 9 lessons per week

Year 9

Autumn Term

  • Atomic structure and the periodic table
  • Bonding, structure and the properties of matter
  • Energy

Spring Term

  • Particle model of matter
  • Cell biology

Summer Term

  • Electricity 
  • Organisation

Year 10

Autumn Term

  • Quantitive chemistry
  • Chemical changes
  • Atomic structure
  • Infection and response

Spring Term

  • Energy changes
  • The rate and extent of chemical change
  • Magnetism and electromagnetism
  • Bioenergetics

Summer Term

  • Organic chemistry
  • Chemical analysis
  • Waves
  • Homeostasis and response

Year 11

Autumn Term

  • Chemistry of the atmosphere
  • Using resources
  • Forces
  • Space physics (triples only)
  • Inheritance, variation and evolution
  • Ecology

Spring Term

  • Revision and exam preparation

Summer Term

  • Revision and exam preparation