MSci Chemistry with Industrial Experience (F105)

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UCAS code F105
Application method UCAS/Common Application
Course duration 4 year(s) full-time
Tuition fees Further information on tuition fees, living costs and financial support.
Location of course Clifton campus, Placements
Part-time study Part-time study is not available for this course
Number of applicants accepted for 2015/16 203 overall for Chemical Physics and Chemistry courses

About MSci Chemistry with Industrial Experience

The first two years of this course mirror those of our other chemistry degrees. During your third year, you will be working as a paid employee for a major chemical company in the UK, or possibly overseas, gaining invaluable work experience. Students have previously worked with companies such as BP, Shell and Kodak.

Working in the commercial sector allows students to become expert chemists and develop transferable skills. Your third year also includes some distance learning so that you are fully prepared for returning to the University for your final year.

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Find out more about studying Chemistry at Bristol including career prospects and how the course is taught and assessed.

Course structure

First year

  • Basic Inorganic Chemistry
  • Basic Organic Chemistry
  • Basic Physical Chemistry
  • Mathematical Skills for Chemists
  • Communication and Information Skills in Chemistry
  • An optional unit chosen from a range of scientific subjects and languages

Second year

  • Intermediate Inorganic Chemistry
  • Intermediate Organic Chemistry
  • Intermediate Physical Chemistry
  • Analytical Chemistry

Third year

  • Industrial placement
  • Distance learning in advanced inorganic, organic and physical chemistry

Fourth year

  • Specialist options in inorganic, organic and/or physical chemistry
  • Special topics in chemistry, including Environmental and Computational Chemistry
  • Major research project
Find out more about the course structure and units available for Chemistry with Industrial Experience

Typical offer for MSci Chemistry with Industrial Experience - applicants must meet one of the following

A-level
Standard offer
A*AA including Chemistry and Mathematics (an offer of AAA may be made in exceptional circumstances)
A-level
Contextual offer
What is a contextual offer?
AAB including Chemistry and Mathematics, both at grade A or above
International Baccalaureate Diploma
Standard offer
38 overall to include 18 points at Higher Level with 6 in Higher Level Chemistry and 6 in Higher Level Mathematics (or 7 in Standard Level Mathematics)
International Baccalaureate Diploma
Contextual offer
What is a contextual offer?
34 overall to include 17 points at Higher Level with 6 in Higher Level Chemistry and 6 in Higher Level Mathematics (or 7 in Standard level Mathematics)
Cambridge Pre-U offerRequirements are as for A-levels, where Grade A* is D2, A is D3, B is M2, and C is M3
Access to HE Diploma offerPass Access to HE Diploma (Science) with at least 30 credits at Distinction, including 12 credits in Chemistry and 12 credits in Mathematics, and 15 credits at Merit. Not all level 3 Mathematics modules are acceptable for our degree courses. Please contact the Admissions Office for further information
BTEC offer DDD in Science plus grade A in A-level Mathematics
Scottish Qualifications Authority offerSH: AAAAA and AH: AA in Chemistry and Mathematics
Welsh Baccalaureate offerRequirements are as for A-levels where you can substitute the same non-subject specific grade for the Welsh Baccalaureate Advanced Level Core grade
European Baccalaureate offer88% overall with 8.5 in Chemistry and Mathematics
International qualificationsAccepted international qualifications

Applicants must also meet these requirements

GCSE profile requirementsProfile:
Grade C in English Language and Maths. In England, where numerical GCSE grades will start to replace letter GCSE grades, we will be aligning the two grading schemes as follows: 4 or 5 is C, 6 is B, 7 is A, and 8 or 9 is A*.
Further information about GCSE requirements and profile levels for 2018 entry.
English language requirements If English is not your first language, you need to meet this profile level:
Profile C
Further information about English language requirements and profile levels.

Deferred entry

For this course deferred entry is: Welcomed

Selection process

UCAS or Common Application.

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For questions regarding study and admission contact our Enquiries Team:
Phone: +44 (0)117 394 1649
Email: choosebristol-ug@bristol.ac.uk

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Accreditation

This course is recognised by the following organisations:

Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) Accredited by the Royal Society of Chemistry for fully meeting the academic criteria for Chartered Chemist (CChem).

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