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Chemistry Problems 4M (C) CHEM5007

  • Academic Session: 2022-23
  • School: School of Chemistry
  • Credits: 10
  • Level: Level 5 (SCQF level 11)
  • Typically Offered: Runs Throughout Semesters 1 and 2
  • Available to Visiting Students: Yes

Short Description

Problem solving of a numerical or logical nature in various aspects of advanced chemistry.


  29 tutorials at times to be arranged

Requirements of Entry

Normally requires successful completion of associated Work Placement and/or associated taught components of fourth year chemical physics.


  Three-hour examination

Main Assessment In: April/May

Course Aims

To provide a broadly-based education and training in advanced chemistry appropriate for those who will become professional chemists working probably in a research environment, together with specialisations in areas of the subject where significant advances and developments are currently being made, with enhancement of professional skills.

Intended Learning Outcomes of Course

  Students should be able to solve problems of a numerical or logical nature in various aspects of advanced physical and inorganic chemistry.

Minimum Requirement for Award of Credits

  Not applicable