Hellesdon High School

& Sixth Form Centre

Year 12

 

  Topic(s) Key content to be learned Assessment

Autumn Term

Atomic structure and Structure and bonding

  • The structure of the atom and how atoms bond.

End of unit tests

 

Amount of substance

How to use  maths skills to to calculate known quantities of materials in chemical reactions

Intro to organic chemistry and analysis Name and identify key organic compounds and how to identify them through analysis.

Spring Term

 

Energetics and Kinetics

  • What factors affect the rates of reactions the study of energy involved in a chemical reaction.
Redox and electropotential

The study of electron transfer in chemical reactions and how this is used to produce electricity.

Alkanes and  Halogenalkanes The reactions and properties of alkanes and halogenoalkanes

Summer Term

 

Equilibria

Reversible reactions and the position of equilibrium

  Inorganic chemistry The trends, properties and reactions of group 2 , 7 and 0 along with period 3.
  Alcohols and halogenoalkanes The trends, properties and reactions of group 2 , 7 and 0 along with period 3.