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BSc (Hons) Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Chemistry (Sandwich)

Loughborough University
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Course UCAS code: F127
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  • BSc (Hons), Sandwich , Duration: 4 Years
Course Summary:
The search for new drugs to combat serious ailments such as cancer, heart disease and bacterial and viral infections remains an important and exciting challenge at the forefront of medical research. The pharmaceutical industry has a need for highly skilled graduates with a strong background in organic chemistry, coupled with a broad understanding of pharmacology and related biochemical areas. This course offers you the opportunity to study chemistry as a major subject along with subjects allied to the medical and pharmaceutical industries. Year 1 provides you with a sound basis of core chemistry principles. Year 2 includes principles of biological chemistry with an emphasis on topics relevant to the medical and pharmaceutical industry. The biological modules do not depend on having a background in biology. After Year 2 you can take advantage of the industrial placement scheme. In Years 3 and 4 further specialism is possible and you will undertake a research project (MChem course) on a topic in biological or organic chemistry. A full list of indicative modules is available on the course page of our website.
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For a full list of areas studied, see the 'What You'll Study' section of the course page on our website.
Assessment Methods:
You are assessed by examination and coursework. Your BSc degree classification will be determined by the weighted average of marks obtained in Years 2 and 3 in the ratio 40:60.
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15 January

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Loughborough is an incredible university. The halls are excellent, clean and spacious, and the uni makes everything really exciting in first year with so much to get involved in. The sports and exercise facilities at the uni are really amazing too. There are so many great support structures and opportunities to join the union, as well as special campaigns, like Play With Pride, so you'll feel welcome and inspired throughout your studies.

Set for Year 1 for England at £9,250
Set for Year 1 for Northern Ireland at £9,250
Set for Year 1 for Scotland at £9,250
Set for Year 1 for Wales at £9,250
Set for Year 1 for International at £22,350
Undergraduate Admissions Office:
Tel. 01509 274 403
Email. [email protected]

Undergraduate Admissions Office:
Tel. 01509 274 403
Email. [email protected]

 
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  • SamBaldwin4's avatar by SamBaldwin4 on 25th July 2019
    Loughborough provides a fantastic atmosphere for your studies. Am extremely warm and friendly place with so much to get involved in. The facilities are wicked! To be honest the UK university rankings speak for themselves! You can’t go wrong here!
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