Intended for ambitious undergraduates with career aspirations in academic or commercial research, the placement provides excellent career development opportunities and advanced practical training in industry in locations such as the US, Australia, Singapore and across Europe.
Our expert staff will help you to develop in-depth knowledge of core topics such as physical chemistry, genetics and physiology while gaining extensive laboratory experience. Your project -year will see you working as part of a research group on a major project.
All of our Chemistry courses are accredited by the Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) increasing the employability and enhancing the CVs of our graduates.
Fundamentals of Organic Chemistry - Fundamentals of Physical Chemistry - Earth and Ocean Systems - Introduction to Astronomy and Space Science - Fundamentals of Inorganic Chemistry - Organic Reactions Mechanisms - Atomic and Molecular Interactions - Introduction to Ocean Biogeochemistry - Change and Equilibrium - Organic Chemistry in the Environment - Sustainable ChemistryÂ - Geohazards and Earth Resources
To assist your learning the academic staff will provide an extensive programme of lectures, tutorials, problem workshops, and laboratory classes. They will provide learning support material and also informal assistance to guide your private study.
Your placement project will be supervised by a line-manager or academic supervisor employed by the organisation where you take up your placement and supported by ana member of staff from Southampton acting as an advisor. Additional assistance will be provided by our placements tutor.
You will be guided during the completion of your Southampton-based research project by a member of staff, with whom you will meet regularly to discuss the context, design, execution, interpretation, and presentation of your project work. Additional lectures that support your research training in aspects such as the assessment of risks and hazards, production of written reports, and oral presentations will be provided. Completion of the project will enable you to demonstrate your academic independence.
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The University of Southampton is a fantastic university which undertakes world-class research and amazing teaching. I have experienced first-hand the enthusiasm and passion of my lecturers and seminar tutors. The campus is particularly brilliant due to the large number of facilities based directly on campus such as the GP, Costa, Banking etc. In addition, the campus is incredibly green and is filled with nature and animals. The pastoral care is also very good and so it is easy to feel welcome at this institution.
Set for Year 1 for International at £20,320
Set for Year 1 for EU at £9,250
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 Channel Islands at £9,250
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