IGCSE Chemistry teaches students about the technological world in which they live and encourages them to take an informed interest in science and scientific developments. This course covers the fundamentals of elements, the structure of compounds and the reactions associated with various types of chemical compounds. IGCSE Chemistry teaches students about the importance of Chemistry fundamentals that help to improve the quality of life be it food, clothing, air, shelter, health, energy, etc. This course is designed in a way that helps students understand the importance of research and development in the field so that they can produce intensive goods & services to mean human needs.
IGCSE Chemistry enables students to recognize that science is evidence-based and to comprehend the utility and limitations of the scientific method.
The IGCSE Chemistry syllabus consists of 14 topics which are:
- The Particulate Nature of Matter
- Experimental Techniques
- Atoms, Elements and Compounds
- Electricity and Chemistry
- Chemical Energetics
- Chemical Reactions
- Acids, Bases and Salts
- The Periodic Table
- Air and Water
- Organic Chemistry