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Paperback 824 pp.
colour illustrations, 219 mm x 276 mm



Publication date:
April 2014

Imprint: Oxford University Press

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IB Chemistry Course Book 2014 edition: Oxford IB Diploma Programme

Brian Murphy, Gary Horner, David Tarcy and Sergey Bylikin

Series : IB Diploma

The only DP Chemistry resource developed with the IB to accurately match the new 2014 syllabus for both SL and HL, this revised edition gives you unrivalled support for the new concept-based approach to learning, the Nature of science.. Understanding, applications and skills are integrated in every topic, alongside TOK links and real-world connections to truly drive independent inquiry. Assessment support straight from the IB includes practice questions and worked examples in each topic, alongside support for the Internal Assessment. Truly aligned with the IB philosophy, this Course Book gives unparalleled insight and support at every stage.

IB Chemistry Kerboodle Online Resources also available from OUP UK. Click here for more information or to order.

About the series:
The only DP resources developed directly with the IB, the Oxford IB Course Books are the most comprehensive core resources to support learners through their study. Fully incorporating the learner profile, resources are assessed by consulting experts in international-mindedness and TOK to ensure these crucial components are deeply embedded into learning.

Readership : IB Diploma Chemistry students - SL and HL

1. Stoichiometric relationships
2. Atomic structure
3. Periodicity
4. Chemical bonding and structure
5. Energistics/thermochemistry
6. Chemical kinetics
7. Equilibrium
8. Acids and bases
9. Redox process
10. Organic chemistry
11. Measurement and data processing
12. Atomic structure (AHL)
13. Periodicity (AHL)
14. Chemical bonding and structure (AHL)
15. Energistics/thermochemistry (AHL)
16. Chemical kinetics (AHL)
17. Equilibrium (AHL)
18. Acids and bases (AHL)
19. Redox process (AHL)
20. Organic chemistry (AHL)
21. Measurement and analysis (AHL)
22. Option A: Materials
23. Option B: Biochemistry
24. Option C: Energy
25. Option D: Medicinal chemistry

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Gary Horner has over 27 years' experience in Science education and leadership, having taught in schools and universities in Australia and Switzerland. Currently at King George V School in Hong Kong, he has significant experience leading IB Chemistry workshops and advising on IB curriculum review and development. David Tarcy has taught IB Chemistry in the US, Australia, Asia and Luxembourg for over 12 years, in addition to advising on the 2014 IB Chemistry curriculum review. Dr Sergey Bylikin is a visiting research fellow at The Open University.

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Special Features

  • Accurately cover the new syllabus - the most comprehensive match, with support directly from the IB on the core, AHL and all the options.
  • Fully integrate the new concept-based approach, holistically addressing understanding, applications, skills and the Nature of science.
  • Tangibly build assessment potential with assessment support straight from the IB.
  • Develop confidence - data-based questions and focused practice support exceptional achievement.
  • Written by co-authors of the new syllabus and leading IB workshop leaders.
  • Supported by a fully comprehensive and updated Study Guide and Oxford Kerboodle Online Resources.
  • Also available as a fully online Course Book.