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Chemistry at University of Greenwich - UCAS

Chemistry

University of Greenwich

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: The Royal Society of Chemistry

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Course summary

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This chemistry degree will give you the theoretical knowledge and practical skills needed for successful careers in science. Our BSc Hons Chemistry degree will equip you for roles in research and development, the chemical and pharmaceutical industries, forensic science, and health and safety. You'll get a broad education in all branches of the discipline, including inorganic chemistry, organic chemistry, physical chemistry and analytical chemistry. You'll also develop transferable skills that can attract employers from other sectors, such as business and public service. The course is accredited by the Royal Society of Chemistry, the UK's professional body for chemical scientists. This will enable you to apply for associate membership after graduation.

Course details

Modules

Year 1 Students are required to study the following compulsory modules. Investigative Methodology 1 (15 credits) Inorganic Chemistry (15 credits) Organic Chemistry (15 credits) Physical Chemistry (15 credits) Analytical Chemistry (30 credits) Practical and Professional Skills - Chemistry (30 credits) Year 2 Students are required to study the following compulsory modules. Research and Professional Skills (15 credits) Further Inorganic Chemistry (15 credits) Further Organic Chemistry (15 credits) Further Physical Chemistry (15 credits) Intermediate Chemistry (30 credits) Instrumental Analysis (15 credits) Green Chemistry (15 credits) Year 3 Option Set 1 Students are required to study the following compulsory modules. Advanced Inorganic Chemistry (15 credits) Advanced Inorganic Materials Analysis (15 credits) Advanced Organic Chemistry 1 (Stereochemistry and Mechanisms) (15 credits) Advanced Spectroscopy, Thermodynamics and Quantum Mechanics (15 credits) Project - Chemistry (30 credits) Students are required to choose 30 credits from this list of options. Advanced Organic Chemistry 2 (Synthetic Organic Chemistry) (15 credits) Applied Physical Chemistry (15 credits) Option Set 2 Students are required to study the following compulsory modules. Advanced Inorganic Chemistry (15 credits) Advanced Inorganic Materials Analysis (15 credits) Advanced Organic Chemistry 1 (Stereochemistry and Mechanisms) (15 credits) Advanced Spectroscopy, Thermodynamics and Quantum Mechanics (15 credits) Project - Chemistry (30 credits) Students are also required to choose 30 credits from this list of options. Chemometrics and Informatics (15 credits) Advanced Instrumental Analysis (15 credits)

Assessment method

Each course has formal assessments which count towards your grade. Some courses may also include ‘practice’ assessments, which help you monitor progress and do not count towards your final grade. Coursework- 42% Exams- 52% Practical- 6%

Professional bodies

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  • Chemistry, Royal Society of

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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!

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff 104 points BTEC National: Extended Diploma in Applied Science A-level and BTEC National: Diploma/Extended Certificate in Applied Science and 32 Points from A-level Chemistry (or related subject – as above) Plus GCSEs in English language and mathematics at grade 4 or above (grade C or above under the A*-G system), and one GCSE science subject at Grade C or above under the A*-G system. We also accept equivalent qualifications at Level 2, such as Functional Skills in Mathematics and English. We will also consider: AS-levels along with A2-levels Alternative qualifications at Level 3, such as OCR Cambridge Technicals, AQA Tech-level, the International Baccalaureate and Access to Science Appropriate qualifications such as an HNC, HND or Foundation Degree, with which you may be able to enter this degree in Year 2 or later
A level BCC 32 Points from Chemistry (or related subject)
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) DMM Extended Diploma in Applied Science

English language and mathematics at grade 4 or above (grade C or above under the A*-G system), and one GCSE science subject at Grade C or above under the A*-G system. We also accept equivalent qualifications at Level 2, such as Functional Skills in Mathematics and English.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
EU £9250 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
International £13000 Year 1

Additional fee information

Fees are set for 19/20 intake and may be subject to change for 20/21.
Chemistry at University of Greenwich - UCAS