MChem, BSc Medicinal Chemistry with a Year in Industry
(Award available for year: Certificate of Higher Educ)
On completion of the year/programme students should have provided evidence of being able to:- demonstrate a familiarity with a range of elementary knowledge and related concepts, including practical competencies and techniques, which are standard features of chemistry at this level;- use basic generic and subject specific intellectual qualities i.e.- be able to communicate the results of their work;- present a structured and coherent simple argument;- be able to interpret and evaluate the underlying concepts and principles of elementary chemistry;- evaluate and interpret qualitative and quantitative experimental data of an appropriate complexity;- demonstrate an ability to complete a variety of problem solving exercises associated with the discipline at this level;- appreciate their strengths and weaknesses as learners;- appreciate the professional aspects of chemistry.
Transferable (key) skills
Students will have had the opportunity to acquire, as defined in the modules specified for the programme:- qualities and transferable skills necessary for employment related to chemistry;- skills necessary for the exercising of personal responsibility.
Achievement will be assessed by a variety of methods in accordance with the learning outcomes of the modules specified for the year/programme and will include:- demonstrating the knowledge and application of a variety of standard concepts, information and techniques relevant to chemistry;- demonstrating a degree of competence in elementary practical chemistry, and related information technology;- demonstrating emerging abilities, skills and competencies in the application of chemical knowledge.