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Metals Unit Guide

This Salters’ Chemistry Course unit from the University of York Science Education Group covered:

  • The importance of metals
  • The characteristics of metals
  • The relationship between the properties of metals and their uses
  • Problems of corrosion

 Core contents

  • M1: What are metals
  • M2: Which metal is used to make a drawing pin
  • M3: What happens when metals corrode
  • M4: Do all metals corrode?
  • M5: What are metal alloys

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