Chemistry, BSc Hons Undergraduate prospectus

  • Our programme is accredited by the Royal Society of Chemistry.
  • Our world-class research means we can deliver high quality teaching in the classroom.
  • The Medway campus in Chatham Maritime, Kent, is only one hour from central London.

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Attendance

3 years full time

5 years part time

4 years sandwich programme

Overview

Overview

Chemistry is a central science, and a qualification in this subject will offer a variety of employment opportunities. The objective of this programme is to provide a broad-based education in all four branches of chemistry. A major emphasis throughout the programme is the development of students' problem solving and transferable skills.

The aims of the programme are to:

  • Provide students with a broad knowledge of chemistry and associated practical skills in order for them to become competent to practice in a range of professional environments or to progress to higher degrees in chemistry
  • Develop the ability to apply chemistry skills and knowledge to the solution of theoretical and practical problems in chemistry
  • Develop transferable skills which will be of value both during the programme and in later employment.

What you'll study

Entry requirements

Entry requirements during Clearing

The University of Greenwich is taking applications for a range of courses during Clearing 2018. If you are not already holding an offer you can apply through Clearing now, call us on 020 8331 9000.

You can find all the programmes available during clearing on our clearing listings page.

Extra information

Assessment

Students are assessed through examinations and coursework, including practical project work.

Professional recognition

Accredited by the Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC). This allows graduates to apply for associate membership.

Careers

Chemistry is a central science, and a qualification in this subject will offer a wide variety of career opportunities in research and development, teaching, the chemical and pharmaceutical industries (production development, analytical science, quality assurance and information science), forensic science, environmental pollution, and health and safety.

Fees and finance

Your time at university should be enjoyable and rewarding, and it is important that it is not spoilt by unnecessary financial worries. We recommend that you spend time planning your finances, both before coming to university and while you are here. We can offer advice on living costs and budgeting, as well as on awards, allowances and loans.

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Medway Campus

A recently modernised, splendid Edwardian redbrick and ivy-clad campus based at Chatham Maritime, Kent.

Chatham Station (approx. 5 min by bus)

Gillingham Station (approx. 20 min walk / 10 min by bus)

Parking on-campus for permit holders with option to pay-as-you-go.

Campus bus service between campuses.

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