Chemistry is the study of the ways in which substances interact with one another, from the most neutral substances like the halogen gasses to the most violent substances in our universe. Chemistry is a subject students love for its practical nature and the ability for the subject to test our understanding of the substances we interact with every day.

Chemistry is offered at NCEA Level 2 and NCEA Level 3.The Chemistry pathway enables students to develop the ability to think logically, be creative, numerate, computer literate and analytical, all skills which are greatly sought after in many walks of life. Students who complete these courses have the ability to head further into tertiary studies such as pharmacology, pharmacy, engineering, medicine, medical research, and plenty more.