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BScChemistry with Business Management

University of Birmingham
United Kingdom, Birmingham
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Overview

As the central science, Chemistry is responsible for many of the most important breakthroughs in science. In taking some of the world’s most exciting ideas and discoveries and turning these into innovative processes and products, its potential to improve our everyday lives is enormous.

The world of business undoubtedly benefits from people with the skills developed during a scientific training; at the same time, the world of science needs more people with experience of business. Graduates from our Chemistry with Business Management degree programme therefore possess the rare combination of highly developed skills in both chemistry and business disciplines.

Study at Birmingham and you will join one of the UK’s leading universities and have access to some of the best research facilities and teaching and learning resources in the country. Throughout your time with us, you will be constantly challenged as you push forwards the boundaries of your understanding, all within a supportive learning environment. By the time you graduate, you will be ready to forge an exciting career that shapes the future of science and society.

Programme structure

Year: 1
Year 1 Summer Skills Laboratory is a zero credit module which provides training in the fundamental skills of separation, measurement, analysis, calculation and the interpretation of data. Satisfactory completion is assessed by maintenance of a laboratory notebook, the quality of the data produced in the laboratory and its interpretation. Satisfactory completion of this module is normally required for progression to Year 2.

Fundamental Mathematics is a zero credit module which is student centred and self paced, providing training in the fundamental skills and concepts of mathematics that underpin the rest of the programme. Satisfactory completion of this module is normally required for progression to Year 2.

The following must be taken:

Module Title Credits
LC Business Organisation and Management 10
LC Introduction to Economics 10 LC Introduction to Financial Analysis for Science and Engineers 10
LC Introduction to Marketing 10
Year 1 Summer Skills Laboratory 0
Fundamental Mathematics 0
Inorganic Chemistry I 20
Organic Chemistry I 20
Physical Chemistry I 20
Practical Chemistry Ia 20
Year: 2
The following must be taken:

Module Title Credits
LI Financial Decision Making 10
LI Global Marketing 10
LI Human Resource Management 10
LI International Economy 10
Inorganic Chemistry II 20
Organic Chemistry II 20
Physical Chemistry II 20
Practical Chemistry IIa 20
Year: 3
The following must be taken:

Module Title Credits
Inorganic Chemistry III 20
Organic Chemistry III 20
Physical Chemistry III 20
3B2 Major/Minor Chemistry Research Projects 20
LH Corporate Finance 10
LH Innovation Management 10
LH Strategic Management 10
LH Supply Chain Management 10

Career opportunities

Career destinations of previous graduates include:

AstraZeneca
GlaxoSmithKline
BASF
Procter and Gamble
Reckitt Benckiser
Severn Trent Water
Forensic Science Service
BAE Systems

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