Discover the chemistry behind the complexity of life. We'll supply the expert tutors and facilities including mass spectrometry and microfluidic fabrication.
- Here, you'll study the fundamentals of chemistry and biology so that you can appreciate the fascinating interface between the two. Our researchers are recognised for their expertise, which feeds straight into your course.
- 93% of our chemistry graduates are in work or further study within six months (UK domicile full-time first degree leavers; Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education survey for the academic year 2016/17, published by HESA 2018)
- Our industry-standard resources include mass spectrometry facilities, our own PET (Positron Emission Tomography) Research Centre, laser technology for elemental analysis and microfluidic fabrication capability
Foundation Year Preparing for Learning in Higher Education Group Challenge (Sciences) Introduction to Data Analysis Introduction to Biological Sciences 1 Foundation Chemistry (for non-Chemists) Year 1 Compulsory modules Cells and Organelles Organic Chemistry and the Analytical Approach Insight into Biochemistry and Scientific Skills Principles of Genetics Inorganic and Analytical Chemistry Protein Biochemistry Year 2 Compulsory modules Genetic Analysis Synthesis, Structure and Analysis Biochemistry and Professional Skills 1 Synthesis and Measurement Biochemistry and Professional Skills 2 Optional Molecular Cell Biology Green Planet Year 3 Compulsory modules Chemical Separation and Characterisation Concepts in Pharmacology Structured Research Project Optional modules Lab on a Chip and Advanced Analysis Muscle Fitness and Failure Clinical Biochemistry Ecotoxicology
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.
How to apply
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
The foundation year is designed for applicants whose qualifications and experience do not allow direct entry to the undergraduate degree. We expect applicants to demonstrate an experience of a related subject and an aptitude for academic work which may be determined by an essay and/or interview alongside the application. For applicants with Level 3 qualifications, we will usually require a minimum of 80 points.
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)|
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Fees and funding
|Republic of Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250||Year 1|