Our MChem in-house programme will expand the breadth and depth of your core chemistry knowledge and prepare you for a research degree or a career specialising in chemistry. You will complete advanced practicals and an independent literature project in year three and an independent research project in year four.
This course is 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 - Fundamentals of Inorganic Chemistry -Â Introduction to Astronomy and Space Science -Â Metabolism and Metabolic Disorders -Â Organic Reaction Mechanisms - Atomic and Molecular Interactions -Â Environmental Chemistry -Â Geohazards and Earth Resources -Â X-Ray Diffraction as a Characterisation Method
There are written examinations at the end of each semester to test your knowledge and understanding of material presented in the lectures and workshops. The practical work is continuously assessed primarily through written reports. Project work is assessed by dissertation and oral examination together with a report on your relevant skills from your supervisor. A written literature review related to the project is also assessed.
Coursework exercises based on the lecture material are set each week and feedback is provided promptly. In some cases coursework marks are used in calculating your overall mark for the particular module of study. However in most cases coursework is simply to give you an indication of your progress.
The research project will be assessed via a variety of means including review of your laboratory notebook, your assessments of the risks and hazards of your work, written reports, oral presentations, the production of a dissertation, and an oral examination.
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