Chemistry Advanced Higher


1) Physical and Inorganic Chemistry.
2) Organic Chemistry.
3) Researching Chemistry.


This course gives an in-depth look into why chemicals react in the way they do. There is a substantial practical element to the course and learners are shown how to undertake complex chemical techniques and how to scientifically investigate on their own.

Entry Pre-requisites 

Learners are expected to have studied Chemistry successfully at Higher level.


Written exams (3 hrs)  = 80%
Project   = 20%       

Leads to:

Advanced Higher Chemistry is often and entry requirement to study Chemistry and Medicine, amongst other scientific subjects at university.

Further Information

Speak to Dr. Armstrong or Mr. McShane (Faculty Heads of Science).