Chemistry Study & Revision Guides

 

Beat exam stress with our two International Baccalaureate (IB) Chemistry Revision Guide books. The guides comprehensively review the Chemistry IBDP core syllabus at both levels, with each providing clear diagrams, many practical hints and past exam questions.  

All our Chemistry guides are relevant for students taking exams in 2017 and beyond. Further guides for the option modules are coming soon. 

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Chemistry HL 3rd Edition
£23.00
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  • ISBN: 9781910689004 | Edition: 3 | Publisher: OSC Publishing
  • Written By: Cameron Lumsden
  • An intensive, pro-active student revision guide that comprehensively reviews the IBDP Chemistry core syllabus at higher level and includes clear diagrams, many practical hints and past questions.

  • About the Author

    Cameron attended Trent University in Canada where he received an Honour's degree in Chemistry. He started teaching IB Chemistry in 1997 at the American School in Abu Dhabi, and is now at Munich International School in Germany.

Chemistry Option A: Materials 2nd Edition (SL/HL)
£10.50
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  • ISBN: 9781910689332 | Edition: 2 | Publisher: OSC Publishing
  • Written By: Roger Woodward
  • This Revision Guide is tailored for the IB Diploma Chemistry syllabus and covers the topics for Option A: Materials 
    at both Standard and Higher level. Fully up-to-date and addressing new material coming into the IB Syllabus, this guide will equip students with the necessary knowledge and skills to successfully tackle the exams.

    The book has been written with the Diploma course’s requirements and assessment criteria in mind. It features practice questions at the end of each section, as well as key point boxes, author’s tips and diagrams to help with learning. Some topics in this guide are new to the IB chemistry course, including: Materials and ICP spectroscopy;  Liquid crystals;  Nanotechnology;  Superconducting materials;  Environmental chemistry.

  • About the Author

    Roger Woodward, MA, ARCS, BSc read Chemistry at Imperial College of Science and Technology and gained a Masters in Science Education from Chelsea College, London. Roger is an experienced author and has taught IB Higher and Standard Level Chemistry at Sevenoaks School since 1985. Roger has taught for many years on OSC’s world class IBDP Revision Courses, which means that he understands what students find challenging when they come to prepare for their exams, and how to advise them to use what they know to maximise their marks. This vital knowledge is distilled into this book.

Chemistry Option B: Biochemistry (SL/HL)
£10.50
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  • ISBN: 9781910689172 | Edition: 0 | Publisher: OSC Publishing
  • Written By: Martin Bluemel
  • This guide covers the key points of the syllabus for this option in a concise form to help you check your knowledge and understanding of the ideas. There are also lots of diagrams to help you visualise how these large molecules are arranged.


    This guide also includes ‘Exam tips’, worked examples of calculations, explanations of key terms and revision questions at the end of each chapter. The revision questions are similar to those that might get asked on Paper 3 of the IB HL or SL Chemistry exam. The answers to all the revision questions are given at the end of this guide.

  • About the Author

    Martin has taught IB Chemistry for over 20 years, both at Sevenoaks and now at Taunton School where he is now the IB Coordinator. He has a degree in Biochemistry and a PGCE from Oxford University. 

Chemistry Option C: Energy (SL/HL)
£10.50
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  • ISBN: 9781907374975 | Edition: 1 | Publisher: OSC Publishing
  • Written By: Tony Hickling
  • A practical revision guide specifically tailored to the individual Chemistry option at both levels.

  • About the Author

    Tony Hickling originally qualified as a Chemical Engineer before moving into international education. He went on to teach both IB Diploma Chemistry and IB Diploma Physics for most of the last thirty years and has worked as a Diploma Coordinator at several international schools. He currently teaches IB Diploma Chemistry at ACS Egham International School in England. He is married with two sons both IB graduates.

Chemistry SL 3rd Edition (SL/HL)
£22.50
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  • ISBN: 9781910689011 | Edition: 3 | Publisher: OSC Publishing
  • Written By: Cameron Lumsden
  • An intensive, pro-active student revision guide that comprehensively reviews the IBDP Chemistry core syllabus at standard level and includes clear diagrams, many practical hints and past questions.

  • About the Author

    Cameron attended Trent University in Canada where he received an Honour's degree in Chemistry. He started teaching IB Chemistry in 1997 at the American School in Abu Dhabi, and is now at Munich International School in Germany.