Year 12 Chemistry

Get a better understanding of the structure, properties and trends of and between classes of Chemicals.

Chemistry Tuition for High School Students - Accel iQ


The HSC Year 12 Chemistry tuition course helps students develop an in-depth understanding of the fundamentals of Year 12 Chemistry. Offering tuition for Chemistry online and on-campus gives students the opportunity to receive effective Chemistry help, developing the Chemistry resources to allow them to be prepared and confident for Year 12 Chemistry exam questions.

Our exceptional tutors and teaching staff help students develop better problem-solving techniques and a thorough knowledge of the HSC Chemistry syllabus. Our Chemistry tuition course provides students with Year 12 Chemistry notes and Chemistry resources to investigate particular classes of Chemicals, processes and a variety of Chemical reactions which incorporate organic compounds and acid/base equilibrium reactions. 

The course challenges students to apply these Year 12 Chemistry notes and Chemistry resources to the investigation of a range of methods used in identifying and measuring quantities of Chemicals. This leads to an understanding of the structure, properties and trends of and between classes of Chemicals. This ensures all our students can solve the most challenging Year 12 Chemistry exam questions.

Experienced teachers and tutors

We partner with experts in education, technology and industry to ensure we stay at the leading edge of educational thinking, tutoring for Chemistry online and on-campus

Our HSC Chemistry course is designed by teachers who have extensive experience providing Chemistry tuition at HSC level, and a thorough understanding of the current HSC syllabus.  Our tutors have vast classroom teaching experience and/or university teaching experience with an ability to explain concepts clearly, preparing students for Year 12 Chemistry exam questions. Our tutors are also well-equipped to provide tuition for Chemistry online, ensuring remote-learning students get the same Chemistry resources and engaging assistance as those on-campus.

All our teaching staff have undergone a Working with Children Check (WWCC).

Online and on-campus learning

We offer tutoring for Chemistry online and on-campus, affording students flexibility in their learning. Our tutors are fully equipped for flexible learning, and provide the same level of engaging Chemistry help online and on-campus. Our tutors provide engaging Year 12 Chemistry notes online or on-campus with a combination of live discussions, polls and quizzes.

Whether you choose remote or face-to-face tuition, we offer the same level of advanced Year 12 Chemistry help, provided by our experienced Chemistry tutors.

Lesson Plan

  • 55 mins

    Content summary and worked examples with solutions.

  • 5 mins


  • 50 mins

    Content and skills application and iteration.

  • 10 mins

    Review Quiz and Exit Ticket.

Course Structure

  • Oct-Dec
    Term 1
  • Jan-April
    Term 2
  • April-June
    Term 3
  • July-Sept
    Term 4

Week 1: MODULE 5 Equilibrium and Acid Reactions

Equilibrium and Acid Reactions (reversibility of reactions)

Week 2: Equilibrium and Acid Reactions (non-equilibrium systems)

Week 3: Equilibrium and Acid Reactions (Le Chatelier’s Principle)

Week 4: Equilibrium and Acid Reactions (the equilibrium constant, k)

Week 5: Equilibrium and Acid Reactions (applications of the equilibrium constant and its practical investigation)

Week 6: Equilibrium and Acid Reactions (solution equilibria)

Week 7: Equilibrium and Acid Reactions (Investigations)

Week 8: Summary and Review Test: Equilibrium and Acid Reactions 

Week 9: MODULE 6: Acid and Base Reactions

Acid and Base Reactions (Properties and Nomenclature of Acids)

Week 10: Acid and Base Reactions (Application of neutralisation reactions and history of changing definitions of acids and bases)

Week 1: Acid and Base Reactions (conjugate acids and bases and types of salts)

Week 2: Acid and Base Reactions (acid and base analysis techniques and buffers)

Week 3: Acid and Base Reactions (Investigations)

Week 4: Summary and Topic Test: Acid and Base Reactions

Week 5: MODULE 7 Organic Chemistry

Organic Chemistry (nomenclature of organic compounds and isomers)

Week 6: Organic Chemistry (hydrocarbons)

Week 7: Organic Chemistry (reactions of hydrocarbons)

Week 8: Organic Chemistry (alcohols)

Week 9: Organic Chemistry (reactions of organic acids and bases)

Week 10: Organic Chemistry (soaps, detergents and polymers)

Week 1: Organic Chemistry (nomenclature of organic compounds and isomers)

Week 2: Organic Chemistry (investigations)

Week 3: Summary Organic Chemistry and Topic Test

Week 4: MODULE 8 Applying Chemical Ideas

Applying Chemical Ideas (Need for monitoring and detecting ions in the solution)

Week 5: Applying Chemical Ideas (complexation, gravimetric analysis, precipitation and titration)

Week 6: Applying Chemical Ideas (colorimetry, UV-vis and AAS)

Week 7: Applying Chemical Ideas (analysis of organic substances and infrared spectroscopy)

Week 8: Applying Chemical Ideas (NMR spectroscopy)

Week 9: Applying Chemical Ideas (mass spectroscopy, chemical synthesis and design)

Week 10: Applying Chemical Ideas (investigations)

Weeks 1 & 2
Module 1 – Equilibrium and Acid Reactions.

Weeks 3 & 4
Module 2 – Acid and Base Reactions.

Weeks 5 & 6
Module 3 – Organic Chemistry.

Weeks 7 & 8
Module 4 – Inorganic Chemistry and Chemical ideas.

Weeks 9 & 10
Full course practice papers.

  • 10 weekly engaging lessons within the school term.
  • Comprehensive workbook based on HSC Chemistry syllabus.
  • Weekly quizzes.
  • Online tutorials.
  • End of term practice papers and trial exams.

Path to University

The route to university can be complicated and challenging for both students and parents.

We aim to make the experience as positive and rewarding as possible. 

We give students the opportunity to investigate career paths, work experience and focus of study as well as exploring a full range of options at university; to build their confidence and broaden their perspective.

Our approach provides tailored support for students, through:

  • Focused academic and subject-specific support.
  • Skills development and career planning.
  • Mentorship and support.
  • Assistance finding work experience.
  • Exploring and developing new skills, such as coding, through extra-curricular activities.
  • Education on different career paths, based on individual interests.
  • Information on the range of courses available at Australian universities.
  • Information on the types of jobs available beyond university.

Please talk to us to find out more about the programmes we offer to high school students.


What’s included in our Year 12 Chemistry course:

  • Course designed by expert HSC Chemistry teachers.
  • Course taught by qualified tutors.
  • Online tutorials and quizzes.
  • Additional online resources including practice papers.

Course Cost

$40 per hour x 2 hours x 10 lessons.


Payment can be made weekly or as one lump sum.


  • How can I select a Chemistry tutor near me?

    Accel iQ offers tuition for Chemistry online and on-campus tutoring, providing students and parents with flexible options. The advantage of tuition online is that our tutors are accessible to any student, no matter the location. 

  • Are study materials included in the course?

    Yes. In holiday times we have specialist revision courses. This includes notes tailored for revision and/or specialist HSC presenters with a proven track record who will provide tips and tricks around HSC.

  • If I have further questions on Chemistry, do I have to wait for the next session?

    No. Our tutors offer free Chemistry help and Chemistry resources for homework for those enrolled in courses. Students can either drop into the centre and get one-to-one support on the questions they’ve got, or they can send them in and organise help online with video calls available for up to 15 minutes.

  • Can I request additional Chemistry tutoring sessions for my child?

    Always. We will always respond to demand for additional Year 12 Chemistry notes and assistance, plus there’s free weekly chemistry help for people who have enrolled in courses.

  • How can I choose the best online Chemistry tutor for my child?

    All our tutors have vast classroom teaching experience and/or university teaching experience with an ability to explain concepts clearly, preparing students for Year 12 Chemistry exam questions. We offer Chemistry tuition both online and on-campus, providing flexibility and accessibility to students.

  • Is it better to enrol in on-campus classes than one-on-one classes for HSC Chemistry?

    The answer to this depends on the student. For some students, online tuition is more accessible, and therefore a good option. For others, on-campus options are more convenient. Our Chemistry tuition is designed for flexibility and accessibility for all students, and we provide the same quality Chemistry resources and Year 12 Chemistry notes regardless of how students choose to study.

  • Do you provide mentoring even after completing the courses?

    Yes, beyond tutoring for Chemistry, it’s our intention to help students to mediate life between school and higher studies. Our close partnerships in the corporate sector mean that we will be able to provide ongoing mentoring.

Ready to enrol?

Speak to a learning specialist on (02) 9053 7699 or complete our online enrolment form.