Hutt Valley High School Hutt Valley High School

Level 2 Chemistry

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr S. Harrison.

Recommended Prior Learning

Reasonable success in Level 1 Science or by negotiation with the HOLA.

This course offers students an overview of Chemistry which covers the following topics. Atomic structure and bonding,  energy changes, organic compounds, acid-base titrations, principles of chemical reactivity, oxidation and reduction. Due to the nature of the chemicals used in this class students will be required to wear closed shoes for all practical work.

This course is an important building block for anyone who is considering studying Chemistry, Engineering, Health Sciences or Nursing at University.

Learning Areas:



Level 3 Chemistry

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Workbooks are available for purchase (approximately $30.00).