A Level Chemistry Revision

Welcome to Beyond’s AS/A Level Chemistry Revision Blog! Here you’ll find a collection of KS5 study materials that will ensure you succeed in your studies and exams. Read our blog post on how to prepare for your A Levels! We provide everything from handy tips, to guidance and resources.

Learn about the top 10 revision techniques and how to excel in exam preparation. Detailed but concise posts on the Nomenclature of Organic Compounds and Mass Spectrometry will enable you to prepare fully for the year ahead. Our revision library is growing so check back here for new content soon.

  • Homologous Series: Branched Alkanes – A Level Chemistry Revision
    Beyond Science returns with this A Level blog on Branched Alkanes. Learn about how the main carbon chain, also known as the parent chain, and how the position of an alkyl chain along the parent chain is indicated in the compound’s name! You can also subscribe to Beyond Secondary Resources for access to thousands of worksheets and revision tools. Our site was created with teachers in mind and includes lots of teacher instructions, however, it also contains content for students that will be particularly useful when revising! You can sign up for a free account here and take a look around at our free resources before …
  • Coping with Exam Stress
    This constructive post is aimed at helping students in coping with exam stress and anxiety, with support on recognising and managing it.
  • Energetics Definitions- A Level Chemistry Revision
    Beyond Science returns with this A Level blog on Energetics. In our modern world, where we rely heavily on energy resources – it is essential that we are able to accurately measure and calculate the energy changes that take place …
  • Homologous Series: Alkanes – A Level Chemistry Revision
    Beyond Science returns with this A Level blog on Alkanes from the Homologous Series. Get ahead with KS5 revision today. Here, we’ll cover the different chemical properties and reactions of alkanes. We will also look at how they are obtained …
  • Atomic Models – A Level Chemistry Revision
    Beyond Science returns with this A Level Atomic Structure blog, exploring atomic models. Here, we’ll demystify each aspect of Atomic Models.
  • Top Ten Revision Techniques
    Effective revision practice can save hours of time, relieve tiredness, increase motivation and enliven flat study routines. These top 10 revision techniques should help to prove these points as you seek to maximise your pre-exam preparation!
  • Nomenclature of Organic Compounds – A Level Chemistry Revision
    This A-Level blog post on Nomenclature of Organic Compounds covers the process of determining the systematic IUPAC name of organic compounds.
  • Mass Spectrometry: A Level Chemistry
    This study guide contains everything you (or your students) need to know about mass spectrometry for your A Level chemistry exam.
  • Preparation for A Level – from KS4 to KS5
    Start your preparation for A Level with Beyond. Here, we signpost GCSE/KS4 students heading into KS5 with tips, guidance and resources.