Environmental Chemistry

Study mode:On campus Study type:Full-time Languages: English
Local:$ 7.11 k / Year(s) Foreign:$ 16.8 k / Year(s)  
401–500 place StudyQA ranking:3989 Duration:12 months

This course provides recent graduates with training in current analytical techniques, scientific and transferable skills applicable for environmental chemistry research. Individual research topics (which make up a considerable part of the course) are all in the area of environmental chemistry.

Typical projects have included contaminated land/water clean-up, studies of marine anti- fouling agents and the effect of drought on nutrient cycling in soil. The lectures and teaching cover a broad range of topics. Coursework is assessed by formal examination, and the MSc is awarded following the examination of a dissertation.

What you will study:

• A MScdegree/postgraduate diploma consisting of both a taught element and a substantial research project

• Advanced analytical techniques with options in environmental and advanced chemistry modules

• An extended research project

• Transferable skills for analytical chemistry

• Laboratory health and safety

A minimum 2:2 honours degree in Chemistry or a chemistry-related subject English Language Requirements IELTS band: 6 IMPORTANT NOTE: Since April 2014 the ETS tests (including TOEFL and TOEIC) are no longer accepted for Tier 4 visa applications to the United Kingdom. The university might still accept these tests to admit you to the university, but if you require a Tier 4 visa to enter the UK and begin your degree programme, these tests will not be sufficient to obtain your Visa. The IELTS test is most widely accepted by universities and is also accepted for Tier 4 visas to the UK- learn more.
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