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