Biology

Biology Checklist

Biology Topic Module Links
1. Cell biology Cell structure
Cell division
Transport across cells
Unit 1 – Biology – Cells
 Unit 1 – Biology – Cells PowerPoint
2. Organisation Principles
Animal tissues, organs and organ systems
Plant tissues, organs and organ systems
 Unit 2 – Biology – Organisation PowerPoint
3. Infection and response Communicable Diseases
Monoclonal antibodies (Triple only)
Plant disease (Triple only)
Unit 3 – Infection and Response
4. Bioenergetics Photosynthesis
Respiration
 Unit 4 – Bioenergetics Revision PowerPoint
5. Homeostasis and response Homeostasis
Hormonal coordination in humans
Plant hormones (Triple only)
6. Inheritance, variation and evolution Reproduction
Variation and evolution
The development of understanding of genetics and evolution
Classification of living organisms
7. Ecology Adaptations, interdependence and competition
Organisation of an ecosystem
Biodiversity and the effect of human interaction on ecosystems
Trophic levels in an ecosystem (Triple only)
Food production (Triple only)

 

Chemistry

Chemistry Checklist

Chemistry Topic Module Links
1 Atomic structure and the periodic table A simple model of the atom, symbols, relative atomic mass, electronic charge and isotopes
The periodic table
Properties of transition metals (Triple only)
 Chemistry Topic 1 Atoms, Elements and Compounds Revision
2 Bonding, structure, and the properties of matter Chemical bonds, ionic, covalent and metallic
How bonding and structure are related to the properties of substances
Structure and bonding of carbon
Bulk and surface properties of matter including nanoparticles (Triple only)
 Chemistry Topic 2 Bonding and Structure Revision
3 Quantitative chemistry Chemical measurements, conservation of mass and the quantitative interpretation of chemical equations
Use of amount of substance in relation to masses of pure substances (HT)
Yield and atom economy of chemical reactions (Triple only)
Using concentrations of solutions in mol/dm3 (Triple only)
Use of amount of substance in relation to volumes of gases (Triple only)
Chemistry Topic 3 Foundation Tier Quantitative Chemistry Revision
Chemistry Topic 3 Higher Tier Quantitative Chemistry Revision
Chemistry Topic 3 Triple Quantitative Chemistry Revision
4 Chemical changes Reactivity of metals
Reactions of acids
Electrolysis
Chemistry Topic 4 Chemical Changes Revision
Chemistry Topic 4 Triple Science Chemical Changes Revision
5 Energy changes Exothermic and endothermic reactions
Chemical cells and fuel cells (Triple only)
Chemistry Topic 5 Energy Changes Revision
6 The rate and extent of chemical change Rate of reaction
Reversible reactions and dynamic equilibrium
Chemistry Topic 6 Rates of Reaction Revision
7 Organic chemistry Carbon compounds as fuels and feedstock
Reactions of alkenes and alcohols (Triple only)
Synthetic and naturally occurring polymers (Triple only)
8 Chemical analysis Purity, formulations and chromatography
Identification of common gases
Identification of ions by chemical and spectroscopic means (Triple only)
9 Chemistry of the atmosphere The composition and evolution of the Earth’s atmosphere
Carbon dioxide and methane as greenhouse gases
Common atmospheric pollutants and their sources
10 Using resources Using the Earth’s resources and obtaining potable water
Life cycle assessment and recycling
Using materials (Triple only)
The Haber process and the use of NPK fertilisers (Triple only)

 

Physics

Physics Checklist

Physics Topic Module Links
1 Energy Energy changes in a system, and the ways energy is stored before and after such changes
Conservation and dissipation of energy
National and global energy resources
Physics Unit 1 Energy Revision
2 Electricity Current, potential difference and resistance
Series and parallel circuits
Domestic uses and safety
Energy transfers
Static electricity (Triple only)
Physics Unit 2 Electricity Revision
Physics Unit 2 Triple Electricity Revision
3 Particle model of matter Changes of state and the particle model
Internal energy and energy transfers
Particle model and pressure
4 Atomic structure Atoms and isotopes
Atoms and nuclear radiation
Hazards and uses of radioactive emissions and of background radiation (Triple only)
Nuclear fission and fusion (Triple only)
5 Forces Forces and their interactions
Work done and energy transfer
Forces and elasticity
Moments, levers and gears (Triple only)
Pressure and pressure differences in fluids (Triple only)
Forces and motion
Momentum (HT only)
Physics Unit 5 Foundation Tier Forces Revision
Physics Unit 5 Higher Tier Forces Revision
Physics Unit 5 Triple Forces Revision
6 Waves Waves in air, fluids and solids
Electromagnetic waves
Black body radiation (Triple only)
7 Magnetism and electromagnetism Permanent and induced magnetism, magnetic forces and fields
The motor effect
Induced potential, transformers and the National Grid (Triple only)
8 Space physics (Triple only) Solar system; stability of orbital motions; satellites (Triple only)
Red-shift (Triple only)