Chemistry AS Level, Essays, Harris Academy
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This task was set as summer homework for students beginning the AS Chemistry course the following September (2011). Students had to write a 1,000 word essay on a Chemistry topic already encountered at GCSE. The aim was for students to stretch their understanding of the topic through independent research. A good essay examines the economic and social aspects of the chosen topic as well as the environmental issues.
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