University of Lincoln

Degree level: Postgraduate

Analytical Sciences (Taught)

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Course summary

The MSc in Analytical Sciences is designed to provide a platform for specialism in modern subject areas with direct relevance to the employment market. The course develops a solid set of practical skills leading to specialist applications and employment opportunities as an analytical scientist such as the Pharmaceutical, Forensic, Food, Archaeological and Environmental analytical sciences. Students will benefit from excellent research laboratories and instrumentation in a research-focused environment. Students will graduate with an array of interdisciplinary practical skills, developed through specialist lectures, workshops, hands on laboratory and analytical experience.

Course details


For the most up to date module information, please visit the course page for this programme on our website. Some programmes provide you with the opportunity to focus your study in a particular area through optional modules. Timetabling arrangements may limit the availability of some optional modules to some students. As the options often reflect staff research interests, they may alter over time due to staff availability.

Assessment method

The way students will be assessed on this course will vary for each module. It could include coursework, such as a dissertation or essay, written and practical exams, portfolio development, group work or presentations to name some examples.

Entry requirements

A minimum second class honours Chemistry Degree or in a Science subject (e.g. Biosciences, Pharmaceutical Science, Chemistry, Forensic Science, Geology, Geography, Enviromental Science, Archaeological Science or substantive equivalent experience. International Students will require English Language at IELTS 6.0 with no less than 5.5 in each element, or equivalent.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £45 Credit
Northern Ireland £45 Credit
Scotland £45 Credit
Wales £45 Credit
International £89 Credit

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.

Sponsorship information

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Analytical Sciences at University of Lincoln - UCAS