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This course is designed to prepare you for further study or for a career in chemistry related disciplines. It’s ideal if you’ve not quite achieved the grades you wanted or if you’re a mature student who wants to get back into education.
The course is really flexible, giving you the opportunity to specialise in pharmaceutical chemistry, materials chemistry or environmental chemistry in your second year. Many of our students also go on to complete the BSc (Hons) Chemistry course after successfully completing the foundation degree qualification.
Throughout the course, you’ll develop a broad knowledge base which is practical in nature, giving you the skills to apply chemical sciences in a professional working environment.
Our students really enjoy studying Chemistry with us and we were extremely proud to be voted top 10 in the UK for Student Satisfaction in Chemistry (National Student Survey 2018).
- Top 20 university in the UK for Chemistry (Guardian University League Table 2019)
- Top 20 university in the UK for Chemistry (Complete University Guide 2019)
- Top 20 university in the UK for Chemistry (The Times and Sunday Times University Guide 2019)
Your career development
Chemistry graduates have excellent employment prospects and possess a wide range of academic and transferable skills, including IT, communication, presentation skills, time management, and research techniques. These prepare you for careers where problem-solving, wealth creation and improving the quality of life are important.
Previous graduates have gone on to a variety of careers such as:
- analytical chemist
- laboratory technician
- process analyst
- technical scientist.
This course is ideal for students looking to further their study and progress onto the BSc (Hons) Chemistry.
This course does not include an optional placement year. However, it does include work experience modules and industry-related projects that will give you excellent experience and allow you to apply your skills in a vocational environment.