Chemistry A Level Summer Revision Course – Online

Course Information

Course Description

Our online Chemistry summer refresher courses are designed to give students a thorough recap ahead of Year 13.

During the three-day programme, our professional tutors will walk students back through everything they learnt in Year 12, strengthening their knowledge and filling in any gaps in their understanding along the way. Past paper questions will be used throughout teaching to consolidate knowledge and practice exam technique. Skills learnt on the course can be used by students once back at school to help boost grades.

To go with our online classes, students will receive a pack of our unique, high-quality revision materials. Professionally printed and bound, these workbooks and question booklets have been designed to make revision as digestible as possible during and after the course.

Helping to develop the confidence and skills to succeed, our refresher courses are an excellent way to prepare students for the final year of their A Levels.

Suitable for:

  • Students entering year 13
  • Students looking to review year 12 subject knowledge, ready to go back to school
  • Students going into year 12
  • Students wanting to focus purely on exam technique

If you need help deciding if you will benefit from this course you can contact us. Alternatively, you may prefer to book 1-2-1 tuition instead.

Structure of the Day

Time 9:30am - 4:30pm

Classes are from 9.30am to 4.30pm. Registration starts from 9.15am.

There will be a 1 hour lunch break and a couple of 10 minute breaks in the morning and afternoon.

Day 1

Session 1
3.1.1. Atomic Structure and 3.2.1. Periodicity
Session 2
3.1.4. Energetics, 3.1.6. Chemical Equilibria
12.30-13.30
LUNCH
Session 3
3.1.2. Amount of Substance
Session 4
Review and exam style questions

Day 2

Session 1
3.1.7. Oxidation and Reduction, 3.2.2. Group 2 and 3.2.3. Group 7
Session 2
3.1.3. Bonding, 3.1.5. Kinetics
12.30-13.30
LUNCH
Session 3
Review and exam style questions for paper 1
Session 4
3.3.1. Introduction to Organic Chemistry, 3.3.6. Organic Analysis

Day 3

Session 1
3.3.2. Alkanes, 3.3.4 Alkenes
Session 2
3.3.3. Halogenoalkanes, 3.3.5 Alcohols
12.30-13.30
LUNCH
Session 3
Review and exam style questions for paper 2
Session 4
Synoptic and any outstanding topics

Day 1

Session 1
2.1 Atoms and Reactions (atomic structure, isotopes, mole calculations, acid-base theory, redox)
Session 2
2.2 Electrons, Bonding and Structure (electronic structure, bonding, shapes of ions and molecules, electronegativity, intermolecular forces)
12.30-13.30
LUNCH
Session 3
Module 2 mop-up/exam style questions
Session 4
3.1 The Periodic Table Part 1 (periodicity, group 2)

Day 2

Session 1
3.1 The Periodic Table Part 2 (group 7, qualitative analysis)
Session 2
3.2 Physical Chemistry (enthalpy changes, reaction rates, chemical equilibria)
12.30-13.30
LUNCH
Session 3
Module 3 mop-up/exam style questions
Session 4
4.1 Introductory Organic Chemistry (naming compounds, formulae, functional groups, isomerism)

Day 3

Session 1
4.2 Alcohols, Haloalkanes
Session 2
4.2 Analysis (including infra-red spectroscopy and mass spectrometry)
12.30-13.30
LUNCH
Session 3
Module 4 mop-up/exam style questions
Session 4
Paper 1 and Paper 2; Questions from all three papers

Our Tutors

Our subject-specialist tutors are hand-selected for their top-notch academic credentials and unique qualities. Many of them have worked in some of the country’s leading institutions, while all of them have track records for helping students achieve excellent grades. Together with their extensive subject knowledge, innovative teaching styles and engaging personalities, you can rest assured you’ll be in excellent hands.

Shehla R.

Shehla R.

Shehla has more than 18 years of experience in the field of education. Her journey began as a tutor at a local secondary school while pursuing her university studies. After completing her degree and PGCE, she transitioned to mainstream schools in Birmingham. Today, Shehla is Lead Practitioner in her school and holds TEEP Level 3 training, highlighting her expertise in teaching and learning methodologies. Her commitment to understanding the intricacies of student learning is evident in her master’s degree research, which focused on how students learn and ways to improve information retrieval for assessments.

Shehla takes a meticulous approach to tutoring. She gauges her students’ knowledge and understanding through worked examples and links to the curriculum specification, ensuring they have a solid foundation before moving on to the nuances of exam technique.

If you would like 1-2-1 tuition with Shehla, you can find her profile on our tuition platform.

Tim G.

Tim G.

Tim, a highly experienced science teacher holding Qualified Teacher Status (QTS), has a passion for inspiring students in the realms of chemistry, physics, and biology. With an incredibly diverse teaching background that spans private and comprehensive schools, single and co-educational setups, and international schools, Tim brings adaptability and versatility to the learning environment. In addition to his classroom teaching, over the past 15 years, Tim has also been an online tutor, guiding students to achieve the grades needed for their college or university aspirations. From exam preparation to teaching entire courses for home-schooled students, he is committed to personalised and effective education. Tim’s lessons have consistently earned outstanding feedback, which reflects his dedication to fostering a love for science and ensuring academic success.

As a French native educated in the UK, Tim’s multicultural background enriches his teaching approach. Fluent in Thai and conversational in Spanish, he brings a global perspective to learning. His commitment to continuous learning is evident in his current venture learning Portuguese, further enhancing his cross-cultural understanding. Beyond the classroom, Tim is a passionate traveller, avid reader, and music enthusiast. Whenever the opportunity arises, you can find him diving into the depths of the ocean for thrilling scuba adventures.

If you would like 1-2-1 tuition with Tim, you can find his profile on our tuition platform.

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Bookings

Course Details Price Quantity
AQA Online: 27-29th August 2023 £245.00 GBP   Expired
OCR (A) Online: 27-29th August 2023 £245.00 GBP   Sold Out
Edexcel Online: 27-29th August 2023 £245.00 GBP   Expired
AQA Online: 28-30th August 2024 £245.00 GBP  
OCR (A) Online: 28-30th August 2024 £245.00 GBP  

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Frequently Asked Questions

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How do your online A Level Chemistry revision courses work?

Our online revision courses take place within Google Classroom, keeping everything organised in one convenient hub. From here, you’ll be able to access our bespoke course resources and join the live lessons which take place on Google Meet.

Students can interact with the teacher using their microphone or the chat feature.

All sessions are recorded. The lesson recordings are uploaded after each day, allowing you to watch them back for a recap whenever you like.

When will I receive the Google Classroom link for my revision course?

You should receive your Google Classroom link via email the day before your course starts. Sometimes these emails go to the junk folder so check there before contacting us if you haven’t received it.

When will I receive my printed revision course handouts?

You will receive physical copies of the handouts 3-5 days before the start of your course, as long as you book with us before the printing deadline. You can find the printing deadline in the course summary box on each booking page.

Please note: we can only send printed handouts to students in the UK. 

What if my exam board isn’t listed?

If you can’t see your exam board then we are afraid we aren’t running a course for it. However, this doesn’t mean that one of our courses won’t be useful for you. Contact us to see which course is more closely aligned with your exam board.

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