Chemistry

Chemistry Project (Year 3)

Module code: F1176
Level 6
15 credits in spring teaching
Teaching method: Workshop, Practical
Assessment modes: Coursework

This chemistry project consists of two original five-week investigations, normally in the general area of chemical synthesis and analysis.

You design your own projects in consultation with a relevant member of faculty.

In some exceptional circumstances, you may be able to do a single 10-week investigation, although greater depth will then be expected.

Module learning outcomes

  • Analyse in-depth current knowledge of 1 or 2 specific topics in chemistry
  • Evaluate critically articles published on a specific topic in chemistry
  • Demonstrate skill in formal report writing and oral presentation
  • Demonstrate a degree of independence in a laboratory research environment