2020/21 Taught Postgraduate Programme Catalogue
|Programme code:||MSC-CHEM||UCAS code:|
|Duration:||12 Months||Method of Attendance:||Full Time|
|Programme manager:||Dr Paul Thornton||Contact address:||firstname.lastname@example.org|
Total credits: 180
A bachelor degree with a 2:2 (hons) in Chemistry or a related Chemistry subject.
All applicants will need to have GCSE English Language at grade C or above, or an appropriate English language qualification.
We accept a range of international equivalent qualifications.
English language requirements
IELTS 6.5 overall, with no less than 6.0 in any component. For other English qualifications, read English language equivalent qualifications.
School/Unit responsible for the parenting of students and programme:
School of Chemistry
Examination board through which the programme will be considered:
School of Chemistry
Professional Body Offering Accreditation:
RSC accreditation will be sought when the overall School of Chemistry accreditation is renewed (2022).
Year1 - View timetable
Students will be required to study the following compulsory modules:
|CHEM5501M||Extended Research Project for Chemistry-based MSc courses||credits|
|CHEM5613M||Advanced Topics in Chemistry (Coursework)||20 credits||Semesters 1 & 2|
|CHEM5615M||Advanced Topics in Chemistry (Examined)||credits|
|COLO5371M||Practical Skills and Instrumental Analysis||20 credits||Semesters 1 & 2|
Students will be required to pass CHEM5501M and COLO5371M.
Students will be required to study 30 or 35 credits from the following optional modules:
|BIOL5172M||Practical Bioinformatics||10 credits||Semester 2, 1 Jan to 30 Apr|
|CAPE5715M||Metals and Alloys||15 credits||Semester 2|
|CAPE5760M||Ceramics, Polymers and Composites||15 credits||Semester 2|
|CHEM3011||Foundations of Chemistry Coursework (10 credits)||10 credits||Semester 1|
|CHEM3012||Foundations of Chemistry Coursework (15 credits)||15 credits||Semester 1|
|CHEM5195M||Synthesis and Characterisation of Organic Molecules||15 credits||Semester 1|
|COLO5162M||Advanced Colour Science||15 credits||Semester 1|
|COLO5180M||Synthesis and Application of Polymers||15 credits||Semester 1|
|COLO5244M||Colour Application Technology||30 credits||Semesters 1 & 2|
|FOOD5016M||Physical Aspects of Food||10 credits||1 Jan to 31 May|
|FOOD5115M||Colloid and Dairy Science||10 credits||1 Jan to 31 May|
|FOOD5270M||Food Analysis||10 credits||1 Jan to 31 May|
|FOOD5481M||Food Quality Assurance and Control||10 credits||1 Jan to 31 May|
|PHYS5342M||Soft Matter Physics: Polymers, Colloids and Glasses||15 credits||Semester 2|
|PHYS5530M||Physics of Biological Systems||15 credits||Semester 2|
Students will need a minimum of 150 credits for award, with 135 being at the higher level 5M.
Last updated: 30/07/2020 18:46:21
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