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Chemistry Virtual Lessons

Course content

Atoms, elements and mixtures

  • Atoms and elements
  • Writing chemical equations
  • Mixtures
  • Paper chromatography
  • Development of the atomic model
  • Structure of the atom
  • Isotopes
  • Electronic Structure of the atom

The Periodic Table

  • The periodic table
  • Development of the periodic table
  • Metals and non-metals
  • Noble gases
  • Alkali metals
  • The halogens
  • Transition metals

Structure and bonding

  • Ions
  • Ionic Bonding
  • Properties of ionic compounds
  • Covalent bonding
  • Metallic bonding and alloys
  • Polymers
  • States of matter
  • Properties of covalent substances
  • Carbon compounds
  • Nanoparticles

Quantitative chemistry

  • Relative mass
  • Conservation of mass
  • Empirical Formulae
  • Moles and reacting masses
  • Limiting reactants and stoichiometry
  • Concentration of solutions
  • Percentage yield and atom economy
  • Gas volumes

Chemical reactions

  • Oxidation and reduction
  • Reactivity series of metals
  • Extracting metals from ores
  • Metals and acids
  • Neutralisation
  • Making salts
  • The Ph Scale
  • Titration
  • Salts and precipitates
  • Electrolysis of molten ionic substances
  • Electrolysis of solutions
  • Electroylsis to extract metals
  • Displacement reactions of halogens

Energy and rates of reaction

  • Energy Transfer in reactions
  • Bond Energies
  • Cells, batteries and fuel cells
  • Measuring rates of reaction
  • Investigating rates of reaction
  • Collision theory
  • Catalysts
  • Reversible reactions and equilibria

Organic chemistry

  • Alkanes
  • Crude oil and fractional distillation
  • Combustion and cracking
  • Alkenes
  • Alcohols
  • Carboxylic acids and esters
  • Addition polymerisation
  • Condensation polymerisation
  • Natural polymers

Chemical and instrumental analysis

  • Purity
  • Chemical and instrumental tests
  • Tests for cations
  • Tests for anions

Chemistry and the environment

  • Gases in the atmosphere
  • Global warming
  • Fuels and pollution

Using resources

  • Potable water
  • Alternative metal extraction
  • Life cycle assessments
  • Recycling and sustainable development
  • Preventing corrosion
  • Uses of ceramics, polymers and composites
  • Haber process