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MChemChemistry with Biological and Medicinal Chemistry

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Overview

This degree provides a sound grounding in the theoretical and practical aspects of biology, biochemistry and chemistry, before focusing on subject material at the cutting edge of research. As with all MChem courses, a research project forms a major part of the final year. Teaching is by lectures and tutorials, problem classes, lab practicals and computer-aided learning.

Programme structure

First year

Core modules:

Biochemistry
Fundamentals of Chemistry 1
Fundamentals of Chemistry 2
Physiology with Pharmacology
Further Laboratory Chemistry
General Laboratory Chemistry
Science Challenge: Breaking Boundaries

Optional modules:

Mathematics (Chemical)
Mathematics for Chemists
Mathematics for Chemistry 1
Mathematics for Chemistry 2
Mathematics for Chemists
Physical Principles in Chemistry

Second year

Core modules:

Chemistry Laboratory
Organic Chemistry
Inorganic Chemistry
Physical Chemistry
Introduction to Computer-Aided Drug Design
Molecules to Market

Third year

Core modules:

Biological Chemistry Projects
Further Inorganic Chemistry and Chemical Biology
Further Organic Chemistry
Further Physical Chemistry

Fourth year

Core modules:

Chemistry Research Project
Advanced Topics in Biological and Medicinal Chemistry

Career opportunities

Many of our graduates work in the pharmaceutical, fine chemical, material and bioscience industries. Your problem-solving skills will be valuable in any sector, including education, where science teachers are in demand.

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States