Broad General Education

Pupils choosing to continue their learning in Chemistry will have the opportunity to ‘learn’ from a wide range of experiences and outcomes from Level 3 and Level 4 leading to qualifications at National 3, 4, or 5 in S4.

The course is designed to:

  • improve pupil understanding of Chemistry concepts relevant to their life
  • improve pupil ability to solve problems in unfamiliar situations
  • enhance pupils’ practical skills
  • develop skills in numeracy and literacy
  • encourage pupils to work in groups safely (health and well-being)
  • improve the higher order thinking skills in pupils.