Edexcel Certificates Chemistry (2011)

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Edexcel Certificate in Chemistry specification
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Qualification type:
Edexcel Certificate
Level 1/2
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UK only
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Final assessment:
Summer 2017

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Our Edexcel Certificate in Chemistry is a version of the International GCSE in Chemistry that’s accredited for teaching in UK state schools. It’s designed as a two-year course covering chemical facts, concepts and principles, and is assessed through two exams with no coursework.

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You'll cover chemical facts, concepts and principles as you study our two-year Edexcel Certificate in Chemistry course.

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