A Level Chemistry Grade Booster: AQA

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This course includes 20 A Level chemistry masterclasses covering the most essential content from organic, inorganic and physical chemistry for AQA A Level. Each class includes:

  • Topic checklist
  • Practice questions and walkthroughs
  • Videos and revision materials
  • An hour-long lesson explaining important exam technique and going through more challenging exam questions

As well as the 20 masterclasses the course includes practice papers and mark schemes (not available anywhere else online) for Papers 1, 2 and 3.

Atomic structure and the periodic table

Calculations 1: Gas Volumes

Calculations 2: Titrations and solution calculations

Calculations involving solutions and titrations, including some more challenging examples with walkthroughs.

Lessons

Topic checklist Practice questions and answers Video: back titrations More challenging titration questions Exam masterclass recording

Bonding, structure and intermolecular forces

Energetics 1

Calculating enthalpy changes from experiment, bond energy calculations, enthalpy change definitions and Hess cycles.

Lessons

Topic Checklist Video: enthalpy change experiments Video: enthalpy change definitions Practice questions and answers Exam masterclass recording

Acids, Bases and Chemical Equations

Common reactions of acids and bases, how to distinguish from redox reactions and constructing and balancing common chemical equations and ionic equations.

Lessons

Topic checklist Video: types of reaction Video: ionic equations Video: redox and half-equations Practice questions and answers Exam masterclass recording

Redox 1

The first redox topic at A Level – covering balancing half equations, definitions of redox and some group chemistry

Lessons

Topic Checklist Long answer walkthrough: reactions of halogens Video: redox half equations Video: testing for anions Practice questions and answers Exam masterclass recording

Organic Mechanisms 1

The mechanisms covered in the first year of A Level – free radical substitution, electrophilico addition and nucleophilic substitution

Lessons

Topic checklist Practice questions and answers Videos: reaction mechanisms Video: elimination reactions Video: oxidation of alcohols Video: oxidation of alcohols Exam masterclass recording

Organic analysis 1

Kinetics and Equilibria 1

The kinetics and equilibria covered in the AS syllabus – collision theory, Maxwell Boltzman graphs, Le Chatelier’s Principle and simple Kc calculations.

Lessons

Topic checklist Notes on kinetics Notes on equilibria Practice questions and answers Exam masterclass recording

Energetics 2 (Year 13)

Gibb’s Free Energy, lattice energy, enthalpy of solution of hydration and Born Haber cycles

Lessons

Topic checklist Practice questions and answers Exam masterclass recording

Kinetics 2 (Year 13)

Equilibria 2 (Year 13)

Acid-base Equilibria (Year 13)

Organic Mechanisms 2 (Year 13)

Electrophilic substitution and reactions of benzene, nucleophilic addition and unfamiliar mechanisms

Lessons

Topic checklist Organic reaction summaries Practice questions and answers Exam masterclass recording

Organic Analysis 2 (Year 13)

Redox 2 (Year 13)

Redox Titrations and Inorganic Analysis (Year 13)

Organic Synthesis (Year 13)

Bringing together all the organic reactions and tackling more complex synthesis reactions

Lessons

Video: reflux and distillation Video: purifying an organic liquid Practice questions and answers Exam masterclass recording

Transition Metals (Year 13)

Practice exam papers

Practice papers for A Level, including mark schemes

Lessons

Practice Paper 1 Practice Paper 2 Practice Paper 3

A Level Chemistry Grade Booster: AQA