Chemistry (MChem)

University of Wolverhampton

Degree level: Undergraduate
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Course summary

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This course aims to: ◾Develop your skills and knowledge in the main areas of chemistry (organic, inorganic, physical and analytical chemistry) in an integrated manner with selected areas of specialism such as pharmaceutical chemistry, forensic chemistry, polymer chemistry, environmental chemistry and selected aspects of industrial chemistry. In addition, if you choose to undertake a sandwich degree, the course will allow you to acquire technical skills in the workplace and enable you to integrate knowledge gained in the theoretical aspects of the course into the professional environment. ◾Build on the skills and knowledge above by providing the opportunity to specialise is selected aspects of organic, inorganic, physical or analytical chemistry at level 7, including a substantial year-long research project. ◾Produce a graduate who is “fit for purpose”, who satisfies the academic and professional requirements for associate membership of the Royal Society of Chemistry, who is ready for employment in the chemistry or a related industry, or who can progress to teaching, further study or research aspirations.

Course details


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

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course codeF101
Institution code W75
Campus nameUniversity of Wolverhampton
Campus code-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff 120 points
A level BBB Must include A-Level Chemistry at a minimum grade B.
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) DDM will be considered on an individual basis. Applicants will be expected to have studied at least two Chemistry related modules.
OCR Cambridge Technical Extended Diploma DDM will be considered on an individual basis. Applicants will be expected to have studied at least two Chemistry related modules.

Students must usually have studied for a minimum of two years post GCSE level. However, we will consider applications from mature students who do not have two years of post-16 study, where they have relevant work experience. Please see http://wlv.ac.uk/mature for further information. If you've got other qualifications or relevant experience, please contact The Gateway for further advice before applying. International entry requirements and application guidance can be found at http://www.wlv.ac.uk/international/apply English language requirements also apply


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Chemistry (MChem) at University of Wolverhampton - UCAS