The exam specification for FOUNDATION, HIGHER and TRIPLE Science have been separated into 6 documents – one for each of the exams that you will sit in May and June.
The highlighted sections are coloured in :
Please click on the exam date to access the correct specification for that exam.
COMBINED SCIENCE – each paper is 75 minutes.
TRIPLE SCIENCE – each paper is 105 minutes.
Students studying COMBINED SCIENCE have 21 practicals that should be covered and experienced within year 10 and year 11. TRIPLE SCIENCE students have 28.
The practicals below are the ones that WILL feature in your exams.
‘6 mark questions’ will be asked that expect you to be able to describe how to carry out these practicals.
Below is a complete list of the ones you need to revise with an online ‘simulation‘ and a ‘video‘ for each.
ALL OF THE PHYSICS PRACTICALS in 14 minutes – video
Please choose FOUNDATION, HIGHER or TRIPLE for each of the topics below :
Atomic structure and the periodic table
Bonding, structure and the properties of matter
The rate and extent of chemical change
Chemistry of the atmosphere