University of Hull has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
Hull offers an outstanding learning experience led by pioneers in chemistry, putting you on track for Chartered Chemist status. Chemistry here is taught by the leaders in the field – including members of the pioneering research team who paved the way for the LCD display technology that's on your smartphone, laptop, tablet and TV. Our course covers analytical, forensic, inorganic, organic and physical chemistry.
- 93% of our students are in work or further study six months after graduating (UK domicile full-time first degree leavers; Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education survey for the academic year 2016/17, published by the Higher Education Statistics Agency 2018)
- This degree is accredited by the Royal Society of Chemistry – putting you on track for Chartered Chemist status (CChem)
- Our industry-standard resources include the latest mass spectrometry facilities, laser technology for elemental analysis and a microfluidic fabrication capability
Year 1 Compulsory modules Chemical Structure and Physical Chemistry Organic Chemistry and the Analytical Approach Insight into Materials Chemistry and Scientific Skills Inorganic and Analytical Chemistry Organic and Physical Chemistry Chemistry's Global Challenge Year 2 Compulsory modules Synthesis and Analysis Spectroscopic Methods Chemistry of the World and Scientific Skills Synthesis and Measurement Inorganic Chemistry, Quantum Mechanics and Statistical Thermodynamics Computational Chemistry with Professional Skills Year 3 Compulsory modules Chemistry of Surfaces, Colloids and Molecular Machines Chemical Separation and Characterisation Organic and Organometallic Chemistry Chemistry Group Project Optional modules Structural, Electronic and Magnetic Properties of Solids Chemistry of Materials Inorganic and Bioorganic Chemistry Year 4 Compulsory module MChem Extended Project Optional modules Advanced Inorganic Chemistry Advanced Physical Chemistry and Materials Advanced Biological and Medicinal Chemistry Advanced Organic Chemistry All modules are subject to availability and this list may change at any time.
You'll be assessed through a combination of written, practical and coursework assessments throughout your degree. Written assessment typically includes exams and multiple choice tests. Practical is an assessment of your skills and competencies. This could include presentations, school experience, work experience or laboratory work. Coursework typically includes essays, written assignments, dissertations, research projects or producing a portfolio of your work.
Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.
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|Campus name||The University of Hull|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||136 points||Points can be from any qualification on the UCAS tariff, but must include at least 80 points from A levels BTEC Subsidiary Diploma, Diploma or Extended Diploma OCR Cambridge Technical Introductory Diploma, Diploma or Extended Diploma CACHE Diploma or Extended Diploma Irish Leaving Certificate Scottish Highers Welsh Baccalaureate Advanced Diploma or a combination of appropriate Level 3 qualifications|
|A level||B||Chemistry including a pass in the practical element (Applied Science may be considered)|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||BTEC in Applied Science|
|Access to HE Diploma||Pass Access to HE Diploma in Science, including 23 credits at Merit in Chemistry/Physical Science units|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||34 points||Including grade 6 in Higher Level Chemistry|
Applicants with other qualifications are welcome to apply.
English language requirements
|IELTS (Academic)||6||This course requires IELTS 6.0 overall, with at least 5.5 in each skill. For other English language proficiency qualifications accepted by the University please visit www.hull.ac.uk|
|Institution's Own Test||60% overall (with minimum 55% in each skill)|
Please click below for a list of the English language qualifications we accept.
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250||Year 1|