Nottingham Trent University

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

Chemistry/Chemistry (Professional Practice) (Taught)

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Course summary

Study diverse topical chemical subjects such as nano-composites, chemotherapeutics and drug detection whilst benefiting from working on a research project within one of our internationally recognised research groups. You can take this accredited MSc Chemistry degree as a one year full-time study option, or alternatively you can undertake this course as a one year full-time study with a year long work placement for the MSc Chemistry (Professional Practice) route. Your satisfaction is very important to us so we make sure you're taught by experts - the Chemistry team is comprised of academic and support staff that are subject experts in organic, inorganic, physical and analytical chemistry, who have won awards and recognition for this aspect of their work.

Course details

Modules

Core modules: Organic Synthesis and Characterisation of Biologically Active Compounds; Physical Properties of Solid-state and Nano-composite Materials; Inorganic Chemistry Beyond the Molecule; Research Methods and Independent Study; Research Project. Chemotherapeutics; Drug Detection, Analysis and Screening.

Assessment method

This programme is delivered by a combination of traditional lectures, seminars and tutorials, together with laboratory classes and laboratory based research project. If you are a full-time student, you will have the opportunity to carry out a research project in an a chemistry research group at Nottingham Trent University or with one of our industrial, academic or health sector partners. If you are a part-time student, you will normally conduct the research project in your own workplace.

Professional bodies

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

  • Chemistry, Royal Society of

Entry requirements

UK Honours degree (minimum 2.2) or equivalent in a chemistry related subject including forensic science, pharmacology and pharmacy. Applicants with relevant employment experience or other relevant qualifications are considered. International students need IELTS 6.5 (with minimum of 5.5 in reading, listening, speaking and writing).


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

No fee information has been provided for this course

Additional fee information

Please visit our website for information on fees: https://www.ntu.ac.uk/study-and-courses/postgraduate/fees-and-funding

Sponsorship information

Visit www.ntu.ac.uk/satscholarships for more information on our scholarships and bursaries.

Chemistry/Chemistry (Professional Practice) at Nottingham Trent University - UCAS