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CM4519: ADVANCED CHEMISTRY 4 (2017-2018)

Last modified: 25 May 2018 11:16

Course Overview

The Advanced Chemistry modules are composed of a series of high-level lecture courses usually closely related to the research specialities of the lecturers. The individual courses give students opportunities for in-depth study of advanced topics whilst the variety of inorganic, physical, organic, materials, environmental and analytical chemistry covered in the Advanced Chemistry modules ensure that students have a good breadth of experience in the subject.

Course Details

Study Type Undergraduate Level 4
Session Second Sub Session Credit Points 15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)
Campus None. Sustained Study No
  • Dr William Harrison

Qualification Prerequisites

  • Programme Level 4

What courses & programmes must have been taken before this course?

  • Chemistry (CM) (Studied)
  • Any Undergraduate Programme (Studied)

What other courses must be taken with this course?


What courses cannot be taken with this course?


Are there a limited number of places available?


Course Description

Lectures on a variety of advanced topics in inorganic, physical, organic, materials, environmental and analytical chemistry.

Further Information & Notes

The Head of Department can permit students to enter with only 90 Level 3 Chemistry Credits.

Degree Programmes for which this Course is Prescribed

  • BSc Chemistry
  • BSc Chemistry with Modern Languages
  • Master of Chemistry
  • Master of Chemistry (Chemistry with Modern Languages)

Contact Teaching Time

77 hours

This is the total time spent in lectures, tutorials and other class teaching.

Teaching Breakdown


1st Attempt: 1 three-hour written examination.
Resit: 1 three-hour written examination.
Only the marks obtained at the first attempt can be used for Honours classification.

Formative Assessment




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