Chemistry at University of Hull - UCAS

Chemistry

University of Hull

Degree level: Undergraduate

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Course summary

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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
You gain a broad, balanced knowledge of the array of subjects that make up modern chemistry – and the opportunity to extend that knowledge into cutting-edge areas. You develop investigative and problem-solving skills that prepare you to succeed in industry. Official Team GB partners Did you know that the University of Hull is the official University Partner of Team GB? Our united belief is that anyone, with the right opportunities ahead and a dedicated team behind, can achieve extraordinary things. This is what our partnership with Team GB is built on. Extraordinary is in you – and we’ll help you find it. What does this mean for you? It means that whether you’re studying sports science, or marketing, or logistics, or healthcare, or engineering, you’ll be able to gain invaluable experience through this unique partnership. We are working with Team GB to create opportunities for volunteering and work experience, to get involved with meet-and-greet sessions with Olympians, host on-campus talks from guest speakers and so much more. Some of our students recently helped Team GB athletes get their kit ready to compete in preparation for the Minsk 2019 European Games. It’s an extraordinary partnership, and you won’t find it anywhere else. Find out more at hull.ac.uk/teamgb

Course details

Modules

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 All modules are subject to availability and this list may change at any time.

Assessment method

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.

Professional bodies

Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.

  • Chemistry, Royal Society of

Unistats information

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How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

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Course codeF100
Institution code H72
Campus nameThe University of Hull
Campus code-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff 128 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 32 points Including grade 6 in Higher Level Chemistry

Applicants with other qualifications are welcome to apply.


English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)6This 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 Test60% overall (with minimum 55% in each skill)

Please click below for a list of the English language qualifications we accept.

https://www.hull.ac.uk/Choose-Hull/Study-at-Hull/Admissions/English-language-requirements.aspx


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9250 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
International £17200 Year 1

Additional fee information

Your tuition fees will cover most costs associated with your programme (including registration, tuition, supervision, assessment and examination). There are some extra costs that you might have to pay, or choose to pay, depending on your programme of study and the decisions you make. We work hard to help ease money concerns during your time at university with a range of scholarships and bursaries that can make a huge difference to your budget. See www.hull.ac.uk/scholarships for more details.
Chemistry at University of Hull - UCAS