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Chemistry GCSE Revision: Atomic Structure And The Periodic Table

Among the fundamental concepts in GCSE chemistry that you should revise is the atomic structure and the arrangement of elements in the periodic table. This article will provide some guidelines and tips on how to effectively understand this important topic in preparation for your GCSE exam. Links to external sources are provided for more in-depth revision. Atoms, Elements And Compounds All...

Why Do Chemistry GCSE As A Single Science?

If you’re planning to study chemistry at ‘A’ Level, then you’ll need to have passed at least five GCSEs, and one of these should be in chemistry. If you’ve thought one step further, and are planning to pursue a specialised career in chemistry, taking Double Science (physics, chemistry and biology) at GCSE may not be the best option for...

What’s The Difference Between GCSE Chemistry Single Science And Combined Sciences?

With the different science GCSEs available, choosing the right one can feel daunting. If you want to gain a broad understanding of biology, chemistry, and physics, a GCSE in Combined Sciences is probably the best path for you. If you already know which scientific discipline you’d like to pursue, then a single science GCSE, like chemistry, will give you...

What Is Biotechnology?

Biotechnology is a way of utilising biological and biomolecular processes to develop products that improve our lives. With biotechnology, we’re able to combine our understanding of microorganisms and living systems with our understanding of technology to develop things like pharmaceuticals, antibiotics, and hormones.  Despite its futuristic name, biotechnology isn’t a concept that’s rooted in the modern day. It has been...