CHEMISTRY TUTORS

Studying chemistry is a fascinating exploration into the building blocks of the world around us. It focuses on matter, energy and the interactions between them.

By studying chemistry students hone their analysis skills, problem solving, research skills, IT skills, learn to record and present data, and develop strong mathematical skills. All of which are transferable to many other subjects.

Our experienced Chemistry tutors are here to tackle any problem areas. They are passionate about their subject and are ready to help students overcome any obstacle in order to help them achieve the grades they need to take their studies to the next level.


 

11+ Common Entrance Chemistry

Grouping and classifying materials

Changing materials

Separating mixtures

 

13+ Common Entrance Chemistry

Grouping and classifying materials

Elements, compounds and mixtures

Changing materials

Chemical reactions

Patterns of behaviour

Acids and bases

GCSE Chemistry

The fundamental principles

Limestone and building materials

Metals and their uses

Crude oils and fuels

Plant oils and their uses

Changes in the Earth and its atmosphere

Structure, bonding and properties

Atomic structure, analysis and quantitative chemistry

Rates of reaction

Exothermic and endothermic reactions

Acids, bases and salts

Electrolysis

The periodic table

Water

Calculating and explaining energy change

The production of ammonia

Alcohols, carboxylic acids and esters

Plan practical experiments

Risk assessment

Collect and interpret data

A-level Chemistry

Physical Chemistry

  • Atomic Structure
  • Amount of a substance
  • Bonding
  • Energetics
  • Kinetics
  • Chemical equilibria
  • Oxidation, reduction and redox equations
  • Thermodynamics
  • Rate equations
  • Equilibrium constant for homogeneous systems
  • Electrode potentials and electrochemical cells
  • Acids and bases

Inorganic chemistry

  • Periodicity
  • Alkaline earth metals
  • The halogens
  • Properties of Period 3 elements and their oxides
  • Transition metals
  • Reactions of ions in aqueous solutions

Organic Chemistry

  • Alkanes
  • Halogenoalkanes
  • Alkenes
  • Alcohols
  • Organic analysis
  • Optical isomerism
  • Aldehydes and ketones
  • Carboxylic acids and derivatives
  • Aromatic Chemistry
  • Amines
  • Polymers
  • Amino acids, proteins and DNA
  • Organic synthesis
  • NMR Spectroscopy
  • Chromatography

IB Chemistry

Stoichiometric relationships

Atomic Theory

Periodicity

Chemical bonding and structure

Energetics/thermodynamics

Chemical kinetics

Equilibrium

Acids and bases

Redox processes

Organic chemistry

Measurement and data processing