Chemistry, BSc (Hons)

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Chemistry, BSc (Hons)

Nottingham Trent University
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Recognised by the Royal Society of Chemistry, this course provides a flexible approach to studying Chemistry by offering a choice of routes. Take a one years’ work placement in industry, produce an individual project and go on a host of field trips to further your knowledge in this subject area. Why choose this course?

This course offers a large practical skills component making you a very attractive prospect to future employers. Working with other areas of science such as Biology and Physics helps students develop a deeper understanding of Chemistry.

  • This course is recognised by the Royal Society of Chemistry for Associate Membership. Obtaining this additi…

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Recognised by the Royal Society of Chemistry, this course provides a flexible approach to studying Chemistry by offering a choice of routes. Take a one years’ work placement in industry, produce an individual project and go on a host of field trips to further your knowledge in this subject area. Why choose this course?

This course offers a large practical skills component making you a very attractive prospect to future employers. Working with other areas of science such as Biology and Physics helps students develop a deeper understanding of Chemistry.

  • This course is recognised by the Royal Society of Chemistry for Associate Membership. Obtaining this additional professional qualification is likely to enhance your value to future employers.
  • You have the option to complete a 12-month paid work placement in industry, which gives you an additional award: a Placement Diploma in Professional Practice.
  • Built-in flexibility, along with the underpinning of scientific knowledge, allows you to choose a specialist route at the end of the first year, depending on your career aspirations.
  • Modules contain significant amounts of practical work and directed assignments relevant to employers. Learning support is provided via problem-solving workshops.

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Telephone: +44 (0)115 848 4200

When does the course start?

Please see the academic calendar for term dates.

What will I study?

Year One

Core Modules

  • Introduction to Organic Chemistry
  • Introduction to Inorganic Chemistry
  • Introduction to Physical Chemistry
  • Introduction to Analytical Chemistry
  • Professional Development
  • Introduction to Specialist Areas of Chemistry

Year Two

Core modules

  • Organic Chemistry
  • Inorganic Chemistry
  • Physical Chemistry
  • Analytical Chemistry
  • Professional Practice

Optional modules

Choose one from

  • Pharmaceutical Chemistry
  • Modern Day Materials
  • Sustainable Chemistry

Year Three

Optional year-long work placements.

Final Year

Core modules

  • Advanced Chemistry
  • Project

Optional modules

Choose two from

  • Advanced Inorganic Chemistry
  • Advanced Organic Chemistry
  • Advanced Physical Chemistry

Choose one from

  • Advanced Chemical Analysis
  • Chemotherapeutics
  • Nano and Green Chemistry
  • Communicating Science and Technology

For further information, download the module descriptions document

How will I be assessed?

You will be assessed on a variety of components including the following.

Coursework and Practical 62%

  • Dissertation
  • Group projects
  • Portfolios
  • Oral presentations
  • Laboratory assessment and reports

Written 38%

  • Exams
  • In class written tests

There are approximately 90 places available across our Chemistry cluster of courses. This includes:

  • BSc (Hons) Chemistry
  • BSc (Hons) Pharmaceutical and Medicinal Chemistry
  • MChem Chemistry.

All laboratory work will be carried out in the brand new, purpose built Rosalind Franklin building. Teaching and lectures will take place across Clifton campus. Clifton campus maps and travel information.

What our students say

"The content of this course looked challenging yet enjoyable, which really appealed to me. It was the right choice – I'm enjoying my time in the labs, developing practical skills, carrying out experiments and getting to know other students and lecturers.

"All in all, I'd say this course has a good structure, a great student atmosphere and friendly staff. You get the opportunity to carry out research too, which is a fantastic experience for any Chemistry student."

Shane Barber
BSc (Hons) Chemistry

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The School of Science and Technology is a stimulating and creative environment which equips students with the knowledge and transferable skills to put them ahead of the graduate crowd.

We provide facilities that enhance the quality of our education and push the boundaries of our research.

The Rosalind Franklin building
This provides some of the best laboratory teaching facilities for Chemistry in the UK. The large teaching laboratory space is equipped with ultra-modern IT facilities and equipment to ensure that our students get excellent training in practical laboratory techniques and modern analytical methods.

Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Facility
Built in 2002 at a cost of £2.3 million, this facility supports the School's extensive biomedical research activities.

Natural Sciences Research Facility
The Natural Sciences Research Facility supports and enhances the School's research in:

  • Physics
  • Biosciences
  • Chemistry
  • Imaging
  • Materials
  • Sport.

Across NTU, we have a range of first-class facilities that you would expect from a university with high quality teaching and world-leading research, including:

  • an £8m computing and informatics building
  • a British Olympic Association-approved environmental chamber
  • a crime scene training facility
  • and a host of sporting clubs and societies to get involved in.
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