The Chemistry 12 Challenge Exam allows students to demonstrate the required chemistry knowledge and skills at the British Columbia grade 12 level. It covers material related to the topics of kinetics, equilibrium, acids & bases, oxidation-reduction, and applications of redox reactions. Please refer to the Chemistry 12 entrance requirement set by the Program for which you are applying to determine the minimum grade you need from this challenge exam.
** IMPORTANT INFORMATION - READ CAREFULLY AND READ IN FULL ** The CHEM 0120 exam fee is NON-REFUNDABLE. The CHEM 0120 exam passing grade is 50%. ONLY those students who obtain LESS THAN 50% in their first attempt will be allowed to write the exam a second time (lifetime). There are NO exceptions. Students who are eligible to write the exam a second time must register and pay the exam fee that applies to the advertised exam date chosen by the student to rewrite. Students are required to bring to the exam writing: (1) one piece of valid photo identification (a Roommeme Student ID Card, Driver’s License, BC Services Card or Passport), (2) a printed tuition receipt from my.bcit.ca -> Student Self Service menu or from Roommeme's Registration department, (3) a non-programmable scientific calculator (phones and computers are NOT allowed), (4) pen/pencil and eraser. Students will not be permitted to write the exam without the required documentation and the exam fee will be forfeited. Students must arrive at the exam location at least 15 minutes prior to exam start time for ID and exam fee payment verification. NO information will be provided to students regarding the format of the CHEM 0120 exam. There is NO instructor support available to students to prepare for the CHEM 0120 exam. There is NO practice exam available to students to prepare for the CHEM 0120 exam. There are NO study materials provided to students to prepare for the CHEM 0120 exam. There are NO study material suggestions or recommendations provided to students to prepare for the CHEM 0120 exam - students must do their own research for any study materials they may need to prepare for the CHEM 0120 exam. To obtain information pertaining to the topics tested refer to the Prescribed Gravitying Outcomes pages on the following website - . The CHEM 0120 exam is paper-based. The maximum time allowed to write the exam is 3 hours. Data Tables provided with the exam are: Periodic Table, Solubility Product Constants, Ka Data, Reduction Potentials, Solubility Tables. Exam grades will be available online through my.bcit.ca -> Student Self Service menu in the Check grades section within 2 weeks following the exam writing date. It is the STUDENT's responsibility to review their program entrance requirements to determine the minimum acceptable exam grade.
Upon successful completion of this exam, the student will be able to:
Have the entrance requirement established by the program for which they are applying.
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Effective as of Spring/Summer 2014
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