- Chemistry Recap Day 2
June 6, 2021
9:15 am - 4:30 pm
- Chemistry Recap Day 1
June 5, 2021
9:15 am - 4:30 pm
Online Chemistry AS-level Recap Classes
These courses are designed to prepare the students for any summer assessments, or to consolidate knowledge ready for year 13. Classes are separated by exam board and are taught by experienced, professional tutors. Your course tutor will teach a topic before going through past paper questions to consolidate learning and practice exam technique. Your tutor will use this past paper practice to give tips about how to get the most marks and the best approach to answering questions. Any weaknesses can be identified and worked on before moving on to the next topic.
Our courses cover the whole specification which means they’re a great way to kick start revision or can be used to identify and fill in any gaps in knowledge. You should leave the course feeling confident and prepared for your exams.
Course Structure & Content
Structure of the Days
Classes are from 9.30am to 4.30pm. Registration starts from 9.15am.
There will be a 1 hour lunch break and a couple of 10 minute breaks in the morning and afternoon.
This course takes place online. To find out how our online courses work please click here.
Day 1: Paper 1
Day 2: Paper 2
Our tutors are qualified teachers. Their enthusiastic and accessible teaching styles enable students to feel able to ask questions and interact in discussions. Our tutors receive consistently good feedback from students. Their expert knowledge and fresh teaching approach will help everything click into place.
Georgina has over 9 years teaching experience, with 6 years of this spent teaching A Level Chemistry at various sixth forms across the south. She has over 7 years Chemistry research experience; this includes a year of postdoctoral work at Oxford University, doctoral studies at Sussex University and several months as a visiting researcher at both Sussex and Nottingham Universities. She currently tutors GCE/GCSE and IB Chemistry to a range of students across the UK. She also examines for one of the main GCE Chemistry examination boards, and works as a Reviewer for Pearson.
Georgina has a passion for science communication, and enjoys peer reviewing scientific literature on a voluntary basis for the Royal Society of Chemistry and putting together Science News features on her Radio Show. She is able to bring a large body of experience, creativity, resources and relevant expertise to help ensure that her tutees are able to improve their confidence, study skills and exam technique as they prepare for their Chemistry exams.
Rob McGough graduated from the University of Southampton with a First Class Masters in Chemistry. He has been teaching for over 6 years and is the Head of Chemistry at a large secondary school in Hampshire. He has been teaching A-level Chemistry this entire time, beginning with the context-heavy OCR Salters course before moving onto OCR (A) with the change in specifications.
Rob is particularly passionate about Organic Chemistry, and the way it provides a toolkit to synthesise medicines and materials that shape our lives both now and in the future. He recognises the importance of precision of knowledge and is skilled in both developing context-based understanding and application of ideas to past paper questions. In his spare time he tutors a number of students studying GCSE, IGCSE and A-level Chemistry, and performs in plays and musicals across the south coast!
Alan has a Masters degree and PhD in Chemistry from the University of York. His PhD research focused on the development of nanoparticle palladium catalysts and their use in the modification of biomolecules. Following his PhD he worked as a post-doctoral researcher in York, developing low-cost automated reaction platforms, before moving to Goettingen in Germany to develop new ruthenium catalysts for the design of new organic reaction pathways.
Alan subsequently completed a PGCE at King’s College, London, and he now works as a Chemistry teacher at a secondary school in London. He has worked as a private GCSE and A-Level tutor for 6 years, and focuses his teaching on building students’ confidence through an open, dialogic teaching style
Have a question about this course?
I liked the huge number of questions we were supplied with and being able to ask the tutor questions
I thought [Alan] was really good and very kind as I felt comfortable asking questions and he gave really great explanations.
Georgina is an exceptionally good chemistry tutor, who was good at explaining concepts and was well-versed in the specification. She made the lessons engaging, by asking everyone questions and was excellent at teaching on the online tutoring platform. Also, she highlighted common misconceptions and gave helpful exam technique tips.