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Programme structure: Technology Enhanced Chemical Synthesis (PhD) - what's running in 2020/21

Please note: you are viewing unit and programme information for a past academic year. Please see the current academic year for up to date information.

The maximum period of study for full-time students is 4 years. This catalogue only shows the taught units on the programme and may not show all years of study.

The MRes is an exit point from the PhD in Technology Enhanced Chemical Synthesis and may be awarded to students who leave the PhD following successful completion of the first year of study, comprising the units outlined below.

Unit name Unit code Credit points Status Teaching Block
Brainstorming CHEMM5002 10 Mandatory TB-4
Advanced Chemical Techniques Lecture Course CHEMM5001 10 Mandatory TB-4
Postgraduate Dynamic Laboratory Manual CHEMM5003 10 Mandatory TB-4
Research Project CHEMM5007 90 Mandatory AYEAR
Technology & Automation Equipment Training CHEMM0014 30 Mandatory TB-4
Technology & Automation Inspired Chemistry CHEMM0013 30 Mandatory TB-4
Technology Enhanced Chemical Synthesis (MRes)   180    

Progression/award requirements

The assessment of the taught component of a doctoral degree is governed by the Regulations and Code of Practice for Taught Programmes and is assessed separately from the research project. Progression to the research project may be dependent on the successful completion of the taught component - please refer to the relevant handbook for the structure of the particular programme.

The pass mark set by the University for any level 7(M) unit is 50 out of 100.

Exit awards

It may be possible to exit the programme with a taught award. For detailed rules on progression please see the Regulations and Code of Practice for Research Programmes and the relevant faculty handbook.