Chemistry is the branch of science that teaches you how substances are composed, investigates substance properties and reactions, and how reactions form new substances? You’ll also learn about organic, inorganic and physical chemistry, and how these three branches fit together in the world around us.

As well as developing problem-solving, data analysis, numeracy and communication skills, you could progress to higher education to further develop your specific Chemistry skills and interests. You could study Medicine, Veterinary Science, Dentistry, Chemical Engineering, Pharmacy and Biochemistry.

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