A distance learning course is the ideal way to gain a Chemistry GCSE. Whether you're looking to go on to further education, improve your job prospects or expand your knowledge, distance learning GCSE Chemistry is a flexible and convenient course, which allows you to comprehensively prepare for the GCSE Chemistry exam through home study. What's more, because the distance learning GCSE Chemistry Course is a fully comprehensive course, no prior knowledge is required.
The GCSE Chemistry attempts to look at the way Chemistry affects your everyday life and how you can evaluate the scientific material that you come across in newspapers, magazines and on television. The course is ideal preparation for those who wish to go on to study Chemistry at AS and A2 level.
FORMAT OF COURSE (Modules Overview)
There are three modules that make up the GCSE Chemistry.
Each lesson begins with a set of clearly stated objectives and an explanation of its place in the overall programme of study.
WHAT STUDENTS SAY ABOUT THIS COURSE
"Returning to study has given me a sense of confidence and inspiration which I feel I was lacking previously." Simone Scarlett
HOME STUDY SUPPORT
Effective learning is encouraged through frequent activities and self-assessment questions, and there is guidance for the preparation of coursework.
You will be provided with comprehensive materials designed to provide you with everything required to complete your course of study. You will have your own personal tutor helping you with your course work and with any questions you may have. Plus you can contact a Student Advisors by email or phone for all the practical advice you may need – so we really are with you 100%.
Your tutor will give you various resource sites to visit and there is extra material in the student support portal.
You will also require the following text books for your course:
AQA GCSE Chemistry
Patrick Fullick – Nelson Thornes – ISBN 978-0748796441
For each module there are two or three formal tutor-marked assessments which, when completed, should be sent to your tutor, via e-mail or conventional post. All of the information within the units is written in line with the requirements of the examination board specification and the demands of the examination.
All units are broken down into clear subject topics, and students should spend the amount of time studying for each topic as advised by their course tutor. Each topic module has been written for ease of understanding and topic coverage may be of different length and difficulty depending on the level of detail and information required. You will need to study the modules in the sequence provided.
HOME STUDY ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
If you have some background in Chemistry then you will find some of the lessons touch upon things that you have encountered before, but the course is designed to be fully understandable by those who have little or no previous background in science.
This course is openly available to anyone wishing to learn more about Chemistry and would like to take part in a highly rewarding home study course. We believe that everyone should have the opportunity to expand their knowledge and study further, so we try to keep our entry requirements to a minimum.
You have the freedom to start the course at any time and continue your studies at your own pace for a period of up to 24 months from initial registration with full tutor support.
The enrolment fee for the GCSE Chemistry home study course is £368.75, though for a limited time we are offering you the opportunity to pay only £295 which is a 20% discount if you enrol online and pay in full.
You can also opt for our Easy Payment Plan and enrol online today by paying a deposit of £73.75 and then 4 equal payments of £73.75 per month. The first instalment is paid about a month after you receive your course.
For International Students who wish to enrol - click here
(Additional £40 postage / packing & administration)
Your course fee covers everything you will need to successfully complete the GCSE Chemistry home study course and earn your GCSE:
1. Full course syllabus, study folders, and/or online learning aids designed for distance learning
2. A full range of student services, including:
- Tutor marked assessments (TMAs)
- Access to the online student portal (Student Chat, Forums and Online Support Resources)
- NUS Extra Card (discounted membership)
- Comprehensive Study Guide & Study Plan
- Guide to Effective Study Techniques
- How to approach exams without fear
3. An accredited qualification upon successful course completion directly from the awarding body AQA
4. Two year's educational support by e-mail, post, fax or phone
5. Free postage and packaging for UK mainland students
FURTHER COURSE INFORMATION
If your course is being delivered online, please ensure you meet the minimum requirements below.
Windows 98, 2000, XP, Vista, Windows 7 - Acrobat Reader 4.0 and above
Mac OS X, Mac OS 9.2 - Acrobat Reader 4.0 and above
From time to time we may enrol our students with our partner sites; this is dependent on the number of students enrolling on a particular course and course material availability. If this happens, nothing changes for you other than the name of the college administering your course. We will continue to be your point of contact; you will get the exact same course you have enrolled on with the same high level of quality content and support.
WHAT TO DO NOW?
Step One: It's simple - all you need to do now is choose whether you want to pay in instalments or in full and then click on the relevant enrolment button at the top of this page.
Step Two: Once you have selected your payment option to enrol you will be redirected (this can take a few seconds) to our PayPal payment page (you do not need a PayPal account) for you to select your payment method and complete your enrolment.
Step Three: Within 7 days (normally 48 hours) your enrolment papers and course materials will be with you. A tutor and a dedicated support advisor will also be allocated to you.
That's it..... Thanks and wishing you the best of luck with your studies.