• Mr C. Hembury – Curriculum Leader
  • Mrs G. Hearnden – Teacher
  • Miss C. Nisbet – Teacher
  • Mr S MacDonald – Teacher


National 3, National 4, National 5 Chemistry
Higher Chemistry
Advanced Higher Chemistry


Aims & Teaching Approaches

The broad aims of the department are to:

  • encourage pupil interest and enjoyment in Chemistry
  • provide pupils with a knowledge and understanding of chemical concepts and processes appropriate to their level of study and suited to their individual abilities
  • develop awareness of the role of chemistry in every day life.

The development of the above aims and the requirements of the Advanced Higher syllabus are delivered using a mixture of lectures, tutorials and practical sessions. Use is also made of the SCHOLAR programme.

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